Carrie Takes on the Wild, Wild West

I’ve never been a fan of Westerns. I’m all for a good shoot-out, a drink slid along a bar, or a really awesome pair of cowboy boots, but there’s just something about the genre that I can’t stomach. Maybe it’s because my mom pre-empted my Saturday afternoon television with Bonanza […]

The Great Escape — Books You Can’t Put Down

Last weekend, I got to spend a few relaxing hours at my grandparents’ house, drinking coffee, looking out at the lake and reading Murakami. Next to me, my cousin Bekah was completely immersed in reading Twilight. She read with me on the porch, but she also read while the rest […]

On the Bookseller’s Bookshelf

I’ve been thinking a lot about technology and the future lately because everyone seems to want me to be scared of the eBook. It’s all doom and gloom and crying over the loss of the hardcover. But where’s the excitement about what’s to come? Where’s the energy over being part […]