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Rock Crystal (1845) - Adalbert Stifter (Grade:A+)
The Sorrow of War (1991) - Bao Ninh (Grade:C)
Please Stop Helping Us: How Liberals Make It Harder for Blacks to Succeed (2014) - Jason L. Riley (Grade:B-)
The Education of Ronald Reagan: The General Electric Years and the Untold Story of His Conversion to Conservatism (2008) - Thomas W. Evans (Grade:A)
Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption (2010) - Laura Hillenbrand (Grade:A+)
The Rat Patrol (1966) - Norman A. Daniels (Grade:B+)
A Day in the Bleachers (1955) - Arnold Hano (Grade:A+)
Southern Cross: Annuit Coeptis (CSA Confederate States of America, Volume 1) (2013) - Dorvall (Grade:B)
Uncertain Justice : The Roberts Court and the Constitution (2014) - Laurence H. Tribe (Grade:B)
Turning the Black Sox White: The Misunderstood Legacy of Charles A. Comiskey (2014) - Tim Hornbaker (Grade:B+)
Never Let Me Go (2005) - Kazuo Ishiguro (Grade:A)
Artificial Intelligence: AI (2001) - Steven Spielberg (Grade:C-)
Brothers Judd Daily
Brothers Judd QuasiDaily Bookmarks:
Alfred Bester was born December 18, 1913. Brothers Judd recommends The Demolished Man (1953)(Alfred Bester 1913-87).
William Safire (1929-) was born in New York, NY on December 17, 1929. Brothers Judd recommends Freedom: A Novel of Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War.
Penelope (Knox) Fitzgerald, was born on December 17, 1916. Brothers Judd recommends Offshore (1979)(Penelope Fitzgerald 1916-2000).
Philip K. Dick (1928-82) was born on December 16, 1928. Read Orrin's review of Blade Runner (Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep) (1968)(Grade: B-)
Ludwig Van Beethoven was born December 16, 1770 in Bonn, Germany.
Jane Austen was born in 1775 in Steventon. UK on December 16, 1775.
Shirley Jackson (1919-65) was born in San Francisco, CA on December 14, 1919. Read Orrin & Guest reviews of The Lottery (1948)(Grade: A) & Orrin's reviews of The Sundial (1958) (Grade: B-) and We Have Always Lived in the Castle (1962)(Grade: A+)
Frank Sinatra was born in Hoboken, New Jersey on December 12, 1915.
Jim Harrison (1937-) was born in Grayling, MI on December 11, 1937. Brothers Judd recommends his novel The Legends of the Fall
Fiorello La Guardia (1882-1947) was born in New York, NY on December 11, 1882.
If two New Hampshire men aren't a match for the Devil, we might as well give the country back to the Indians.
-Stephen Vincent Benet (1898-1943), The Devil and Daniel Webster