About

I live in New York City and I'm surrounded by books all day and when I go home I have more books waiting for me. Read my "About" page on top to see what I mean. I just want to share my book experiences and my love of all-things-books, with hopefully the occasional review thrown in. If you wish to contact me, the address is polishoutlanderATgmailDOTcom

Author Event: Greg Mortenson (Author of Three Cups of Tea)

Last Tuesday I accompanied my mom to see Greg Mortenson. The event was originally going to be held at a Barnes and Noble store but because they were anticipating a huge crowd, the event was moved to an auditorium at John Jay College on the West Side of Manhattan. His newest book, Stones into Schools, [...]

In My Mailbox (27)

In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren. Thanks Kristi!
Another quiet week here. At an author event on Tuesday I got:

The inspiring account of one man’s campaign to build schools in the most dangerous, remote, and anti-American reaches of Asia. In 1993 Greg Mortenson was the exhausted survivor of a failed attempt to [...]