Monthly Archives: February 2011

Jack Reacher, 10 — Cornhuskers, 0

Farm country Nebraska is the latest locale to play host to Jack Reacher in Worth Dying For (Lee Child, Random House Audio, 2010). The specific site is rural and out-of-the-way, which is good, because with the kind of mayhem that … Continue reading

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Knightfall: Barbara Tuchman’s A Distant Mirror

Man, am I ever tired. The Distant Mirror: The Calamitous 14th Century by Barbara W.  Tuchman (unabridged narration by Aviva Skell, Recorded Books, 1984) really is a fine history, but, sacre bleu, is it long. This book took me almost … Continue reading

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