Category Archives: Social History/Issues

Reviewlettes: the Last of 2014

   So it’s now officially more than halfway through the first month of 2015 and I still have a backlog of reviews from the old year. This is just a short post of the last seven books of the year … Continue reading

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Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital by Sheri Fink

Title: Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital  Author: Sheri Fink Published: 2013 Pages: 542 Rating: **** 1/2 In the tradition of the best investigative journalism, physician and reporter Sheri Fink reconstructs 5 days at Memorial … Continue reading

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Highlights on What I’ve Been Reading While I’ve Been Away

     So while I’ve been away from this blog these past few months, I still have been reading. Not as much I would have liked or hoped, but enough to find some really enjoyable books in the process. Here’s … Continue reading

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