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The presidential library: 10 books Trump recommended this year

The president has endorsed at least a dozen books this year – despite claiming he ‘doesn’t have the time’ to read – and they all have one thing in common. When it comes to reading books, Donald Trump has protested: “I don’t have the time.” Nonetheless, the president has made at least a dozen personal […]

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Author goes into a tizzy over amateur response

Globe and Mail columnist Russell Smith penned an article about author Kathleen Hale’s obsessive hunt for an amateur reviewer who had expressed an intense dislike for her book. From the article: Conventional wisdom has it that an author should never even respond to a negative review, let alone show up unannounced at a stranger’s house, […]

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Ted Summerfield now at Goodreads.

When a friend asked if I was on Goodreads I answered, “What’s Goodreads?” I shouldn’t have asked, for there was no end to the exaltation. I highly recommend Goodreads whether you love books or enjoy reading a book now and then, or whether you are an author or an aspiring author. If you are looking […]