Search Results: "COFFEE TABLE"


BOOK REVIEW

CLOSE-KNIT by Julia Douglas
IPAD BOOK APPS
Released: Jan. 12, 2014

"That said, Douglas and the engineers of this app have made Helmsdale seem a very attractive place indeed on which to pay a call. Watch for a spike in tourism—and, with luck, other apps like this celebrating local history and art."
Scottish artist Douglas finds a home—and a vast canvas—in the Highlands. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 6, 2002

"No standouts, despite the starry cast of contributors, but no real disappointments either."
Anybody who buys the anthologies produced by the distinguished friends who share a monthly dinner (Murder Among Friends, 2000, etc.) for the stories' faithfulness to the announced topic will wonder how, broad as the topic is this time, it can be stretched to include Stanley Cohen's anecdote of a john whose gesture of kindness to a prostitute goes wrong. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

MURDER ON THE RUN by Adams Round Table
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 1998

"An all-star lineup that, sadly, offers no more excitement than the average All-Star game."
Eleven more stories by the self-styled successors to the Algonquin Round Table who seem to defray the costs of their monthly dinners by periodic anthologies (Justice in Manhattan, 1994, etc.). Read full book review >