aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,
aprilhenry
aprilhenry

Obama has good taste in books

On his vacation, he brought with him:

The Way Home by George Pelecanos [Read my post on his 1.5 million advance.]
Lush Life by Richard Price [Full disclosure: Good. But Clockers was better]
Hot, Flat, and Crowded by Tom Friedman
John Adams by David McCullough
Plainsong by Kent Haruf [How can he not have read this book yet? It is beautiful. I reviewed the follow-up, The Tie That Binds, and the publisher used the quote and my name in a big ad in the NY Times. Well my name, and a lot of other reviewer's names. But still, v. cool.]



site stats

Add This Blog to the JacketFlap Blog Reader
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments