Jesus Land – Julia Scheeres

I walked past a tray of books waiting to be re-shelved at the Merida English Library, and the name "Jesus Land" jumped out at me. The words "A Memoir" were also written on the binding. An almost certainly tragic memoir that sounds like it came from Fuckyourcousinville, Kentucky? Sold! Like a fly to shit, my…

Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen

Who hasn't read this book? You, me, your mom, my mom, their moms, and their moms' moms have all read it many times - and admired Mr. Darcy in the BBC miniseries as he jumps into the lake and climbs out in his white, very wet shirt. Everybody knows about Pride and Prejudice. But I…