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!

#195: OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS.

#195: OUR ANIMAL FRIENDS. An interesting essay in the Guardian recently examined the idea that animal characters are becoming more and...

#194: FLIPPING THE MAP.

#194: FLIPPING THE MAP. The historian Peter Frankopan has written about seeing as a child the famous medieval Mappa Mundi at Hereford...

#31: FIRST-RATE MINDS

#31: FIRST-RATE MINDS. “The test of a first-rate intelligence,” F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote in “The Crack-Up,” “is the ability to hold...