Finnegan’s Awake

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I used to read a lot more. Before my puppy, that is. Before Finnegan arrived in my home and took over. Before his razor-sharp teeth left scars on my legs and threatened to destroy everything in their path. The days of lazing around on the couch with a coffee and book became a distant memory. The ...

Friday Reads: The Inner Life of Animals 

Peter Wohlleben's The Hidden Life of Trees is on my to-read list, but when I saw that his new book, The Inner Life of Animals, came out this month, I decided to read it first. For a scientific book, it's pretty short, and each succinct chapter has a different focus with topics ranging from gratitude, grief, and ...

Judge the book cover: Murder on the Orient Express

Even though I'm not hearing great things about the new film adaptation of Agatha Christie's Murder on the Orient Express  ( New Republic calls it a "Spectacular Massacre of a Classic" ), I'm still planning on watching it eventually. The cast is incredible, although I can't remember the last time Johnny Depp made a ...