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!

8: READING OTHER PEOPLE'S MAIL

#8: READING OTHER PEOPLE’S MAIL. Sitting down to a volume of somebody’s letters has the inevitable whiff of duty and homework to it, but...

7: ZEN

#7: ZEN. One of the books long recognized as one of the very best in English on Zen is Zen Mind, Beginner's Mind, by Shunryu Suzuki,...

6: A WORLD YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW EXISTED

#6: A WORLD YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW EXISTED. The Blasket Islands, a tiny grouping only a few square miles off the west coast of the Dingle...