• Books,  Fiction,  Reviews

    Outlander Review: Romantic History

      In lieu of the Scottish vote yesterday on the independence referendum it seemed appropriate to replace today’s Friday Findings with the review of Outlander. Although current Scots chose to remain a part of the United Kingdom, the Scottish in Outlander have far less sympathy for their English neighbors.

  • Books,  Wrap Ups

    Book Busy: Aug. 20 WWW Wednesday

    This WWW Wednesday: As the summer comes to an end (oh no!), things are getting busy. School will start soon and that means back to academic reading. There are vacations to plan, applications to write, and jobs to complete. Besides all the usual life chaos, things have also become book busy! Detroit City Is The Place To Be is still a wonderful read! Recently I’ve learned a great deal about the auto industry.

  • Books,  Wrap Ups

    Scotland, Men in Kilts & A Book Binge

    This WWW Wednesday: SCOTLAND! This week the focus is all on Scotland. After browsing for a new TV show to watch this past weekend, I came across a new Starz original series. Realizing it was based on a book series, I immediately sought out the first installment.