Idle Scrawl's "Fifty Books That Are Books" | Latest News RSS feed

Idle Scrawl's "Fifty Books That Are Books" - Latest News

Idle Scrawl's "Fifty Books That Are Books"

You have to make a list of the 50 books you would have bound and put in a library if ... Keep your lists coming and I might compile a best-of-Idle-Scrawl-commenters reading list. The blog will be spor... read more

Investigator Cecil Younger is back in Straley’s new Sitka-set crime novel

Investigator Cecil Younger is now fifty-six years old and as flawed ... Straley was not an idle writer. He is also the author of the poetry collection "The Rising and the Rain," four books of haiku (o... read more

Watch: Over an Hour Long Conversation Between Legends John Cleese and Eric Idle

John Cleese has been on the book ... Idle putting together the reunion show at the O2, and they even read some sketches that predate Python. If you are a Monty Python fan, this is not something you wa... read more

Looking for another news?

Book Review: Bored & Brilliant

Journalist Manoush Zomorodi is the formidable mind behind Note to Self, an engaging podcast focused on the intersection of technology and humanity, and the book Bored and Brilliant ... The premise for ... read more

Mary Oliver's poem "The Summer Day"

She's won both the Pulitzer Prize (for "American Primitive," 1983)) and the National Book Award (for "New and Selected Poems," 1992). Oliver may be to American poetry in 2015 what a man like Robert Fr... read more

Visionaries: Author M.T. Anderson, Pioneer Of Smart Young Adult Fiction

Since the late 1990s, Cambridge author M.T. Anderson has been crafting smart, often dark books for teens that have drawn adult ... I don't know when they first had feeds. Like maybe, fifty or a hundre... read more

Decades Of Economic Perspective Hold Great Value

By recent, I'm referring to the last fifty to one hundred years ... where I detailed some of the thoughts expressed way back then in the book, "A Time For Action", written in 1980 William Simon after ... read more

Steaming up moms' e-readers

It's Fifty Shades of Grey, the sexual-bondage romance novel from first-time author E.L. James, a married British TV executive and mother of two, that's been steaming up e-book readers since ... where ... read more

Something here seems very, very wrong

They weigh less than an idle thought. This store is actually called ... While I watch the Padres on TV, the new puppy gnaws on a book. That's odd. A book on a college kid's coffee table? "Fifty of the ... read more

Rwanda: AG Report - More Public Agencies Get Clean Audits

An auditor's disclaimer of opinion means that there is no conclusive opinion by an auditor of the audited entity, mainly due to extreme cases of poor book keeping ... billed by the c commercial depart... read more


There had been idle chatter in Democratic circles in 2004 that Democratic ... Ferraro has the distinction of going into the history books as the first female vice presidential nominee of a major polit... read more

Bafflement And Desire

The book was a comedy of manners that celebrated love as the be-all and end-all of existence, and its champagne-fueled treatment of civilized adultery, idle gossip and erudite ... banker Nicholas Romn... read more

FeedsRSS Created by. Full RSS Feed | Privacy Policy | Contact Us