Book Nook http://wyso.org en Book Nook: On The Flyleaf, by Herbert Woodward Martin (Part 2) http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-flyleaf-herbert-woodward-martin-part-2 <p></p><p>Professor Martin returns for a second session on the program so we can talk about Herb's long held affection for the poetry of Dayton's greatest poet, Paul Laurence Dunbar. Herb is the leading scholar of Dunbar's prodigious output of poetry, plays, and novels.</p> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 17:40:00 +0000 Vick Mickunas 48324 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: On The Flyleaf, by Herbert Woodward Martin (Part 2) Book Nook: On The Flyleaf, by Herbert Woodward Martin (Part 1) http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-flyleaf-herbert-woodward-martin-part-1 <p></p> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 17:34:00 +0000 Vick Mickunas 48323 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: On The Flyleaf, by Herbert Woodward Martin (Part 1) Book Nook: The Bosnia List - a Memoir of War, Exile, and Return, by Kenan Trebincevic http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-bosnia-list-memoir-war-exile-and-return-kenan-trebincevic <p></p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:24:32 +0000 Vick Mickunas 48322 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: The Bosnia List - a Memoir of War, Exile, and Return, by Kenan Trebincevic Book Nook: Runner, by Patrick Lee http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-runner-patrick-lee <p>In his latest novel "Runner" Patrick Lee has concocted a thriller with some elements that read like science fiction. As the story begins Sam Dryden is jogging along one night minding his own business when he<br />encounters a terrified young girl named Rachel. She is being pursued by a group of men who seem intent on recapturing her and doing heaven knows what to her.</p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 20:32:00 +0000 Vick Mickunas 47508 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: Runner, by Patrick Lee Book Nook: Shoot the Woman First, by Wallace Stroby http://wyso.org/post/book-nook-shoot-woman-first-wallace-stroby <p>Wallace Stroby's latest Crissa Stone novel "Shoot the Woman First" is another superb example of a literary genre where the protagonist is a sympathetic anti-hero of sorts. Crissa makes her living by stealing money. Her victims are frequently other criminals.</p><p>In this one Crissa and her cohorts have plotted a scheme to steal the ill gotten gains from a drug dealer in Detroit. They engineer their heist but things go awry. There's a betrayal and dogged pursuit in the form of a corrupt ex-cop who will do anything to track down Crissa on behalf of the drug dealer who got ripped off.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:57:50 +0000 Vick Mickunas 47507 at http://wyso.org Book Nook: Shoot the Woman First, by Wallace Stroby