Audiobook reviews: Munich, Anatomy of a Scandal, This Could Hurt

Jenni Laidman Chicago Tribune April 10, 2018 “Munich” by Robert Harris, narrated by David Rintoul, Random House Audio, 9 hours, … More

Easy to Swallow

GULP: Into the Bowels of Bowels with Mary Roach If someone took a notion to ask author Mary Roach to … More

The Tao of Poodle

  Tula was a black standard poodle who embodied the notion of irrational exuberance. For her, everything was exciting and … More

Man Booker Predictions

Here’s a link to the story I wrote for the Chicago Tribune with my Man Booker predictions. I’ll know in … More

Start with Narcopolis

OK, I need to quit moping about the low number of Man Booker longlist books available in the United States … More