Monthly Archives: September 2011

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, by Rebecca Skloot

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot My rating: 5 of 5 stars Challenging, but not in ways you’d expect. The science is clearly detailed and written in layman’s language. Unexpectedly, that’s not the challenging part. What’s challenging … Continue reading

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Death of a Bookstore

Our Borders bookstore will die today, September 15, 2011. Every damn book in the store was a buck, or less — so said the email sent earlier in the week. Forty bucks cash in hand, I entered the store — … Continue reading

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