Daily Archives: 3/12/2007

Take This Bread: A Radical Conversion by Sara Miles 1

The whole time I was reading this, I had Smalltown Poets’ song in my head: Take this bread / drink this cup / know this price has pardoned you / from all that’s hardened you / but it’s going to take some trust. It didn’t surprise me when I picked it up and Mike started […]

Innocent Traitor: A Novel of Lady Jane Grey by Alison Weir 0

Last year I went on a bit of a Marie Antoinette kick after seeing the movie, and read Antonia Fraser’s Marie Antoinette: The Journey. I enjoyed it so much that I also tried The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette by Carolly Erickson, which was a huge mistake. Fraser’s book was excellent, humanizing a woman who […]