Tag Archives: New Orleans

Review: Preservation Hall by Eve Adams

Preservation Hall  by Eve Adams  ( Photographs by Shannon Brinkman) I usually don’t review what are commonly referred to as ” coffee table books”. Books, that at their best, are visually rich but usually a bit anemic by literary standards. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Little Gale Gumbo by Erika Marks

Book Review: Little Gale Gumbo by Erika Marks When I first saw the synopsis for Little Gale Gumbo, it caught my interest on a couple of different levels. First of all, it’s a journey story, and those are always interesting. … Continue reading

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Book Review: Nine Lives by Dan Baum

Simple Pleasures Book Review: Nine Lives by Dan Baum I will admit to a long-held fascination with the city of New Orleans. It’s not just one thing that intrigues me, but everything; the food, the music, the traditions, the bawdy, … Continue reading

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Review: The Year of Past Things

Review: The Year of Past Things by M. A Harper When a man marries a widow with children, he should expect a certain amount of personal baggage, but what Phil Randazzo experiences in The Year of Past things is something … Continue reading

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