GlennsBookNotes1

These in-depth, thought-provoking, and often funny posts are the brainchild of The Book Barn's very own Glenn. He never fails to make a great recommendation, useful warning or entertaining suggestion!

#205: A BUNCH OF RUSSIANS.

#205. A BUNCH OF RUSSIANS. A Hero of Our Time, by Lermontov, has been called the first Russian psychological novel; its protagonist,...

#204: LUCILLE CLIFTON.

#204. LUCILLE CLIFTON. In the manner of musicians deciding on the order of songs on an album, poets can put considerable work into the...

#203: TAKING THE GODS TO TASK.

#203: TAKING THE GODS TO TASK. The life of Ramprasad Sen does not seem to have been fearfully hard, compared with some of the other...