Occasionally the small characters in literature can become the center of a story, changing everything; in this one, a tiny, ancient, bald woman does just this.
Strange Christmas books to amuse and delight. This list should round out any holiday collection.
My Brief History is more than just personal stories. Hawking reveals the thoughts behind some of his greatest ideas, and also shares his early interest in science, and his years at Oxford when his health began to suffer.
Life will vanish, goodness will at times go and bend to darkness that is seemingly insurmountable, but stories like Erdrich’s can redeem, heal, and have staying power.
Throughout difficult years of sorrow and disappointments she unknowingly had his love—a light from a distant sun warming her all along.
With such a strong beginning, I was convinced I would keep loving the story as it progressed. What happened next is something I am all too familiar with.
Humans have always been capable of great things, but unless we evolve to be better human beings, advances in technology will not necessarily advance us.
I’m not going to lie; Jim’s interviews are more amiable than his fiction.