Archive for the ‘Books I Like’ Category

Born Round: The Secret History of a Full-Time Eater by Frank Bruni

January 18, 2010

I just finished this entertaining memoir about a guy who, like me, loves to eat!  And, like me, he has always fought the battle of the bulge.   He chronicles the history of his battle, intertwined with the story of his large, loving, Italian family that equated food with love.  This former big-time newspaper reporter is an incredibly gifted writer.


Welfare Brat: A Memoir

January 18, 2010

I love, love, love to read!  I always check out more books at the library than I can read in the three weeks I’m allotted (thank goodness for online renewals!). I’d love to have a Kindle but haven’t been able to convince myself to let go of that much cash yet.

Just for fun, I’m going to share books I’m reading and books I’ve read recently that I like.

I just started this book by Mary Childers, and I can’t wait to finish.  It’s well-written and intriguing.