Tag Archives: Ron Chernow

Reading Well

“I believe very, very deeply in books. I think they’re the only thing we have that can get us to radically re-understand our society. I don’t think movies can. I don’t think a song can. But a book can.” Sebastian … Continue reading

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Roller Coaster

“Life is like a wild tiger. You can either lie down and let it lay its paw on your head — or sit on its back and ride it.” Susan Hayward Not only is writing tough, but so is dealing … Continue reading

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Fellow Travelers

Book adventures are always fun. I hopped into Manhattan recently with a very pleasant mission before me: To pick up an autographed copy of Ron Chernow’s new book, Washington: A Life for someone in my family who’s a true history … Continue reading

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New Questions

My husband, David, is a fan of author interviews on C-Span and I often like to take a peek as well. Just recently, I had the pleasure of hearing a wonderful historian, Gordon Wood, author of The Creation of the … Continue reading

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