Archives - September 2010
September 24, 2010
Fall is here, and with it wholesale changes to the IndieBound bestseller lists from California to the New York island, from the redwood forest to the gulf stream waters. Jonathan Franzen's new "great American novel" FREEDOM tops the lists, and not surprisingly. The hype machine was working overtime on this opus of the modern American family, and got to breathe a sigh of relief when Oprah annointed it her latest pick.
September 17, 2010
Here's a heartwarming story...THE LOST DOGS chronicles the pitbulls rescued from former NFL star Michael Vick's dog-fighting ring...many were adopted and are happy
September 10, 2010
As we enter this unofficial, final week of summer we get a nice retrospective of the summertime bestsellers from around the nation. THE GIRL WHO KICKED THE HORNET'S NEST by Stieg Larsson dominated from wire-to-wire this summer, somewhat closely followed by Kathryn Stockett's THE HELP, the 2009 fan favorite. Heavy hitters such as Daniel Silva (THE REMBRANDT AFFAIR), Phillipa Gregory (THE RED QUEEN), Carl Hiaasen (STAR ISLAND), James Patterson Inc., and so on.