Book review: Lords of Finance

After reading one Pulitzer Prize winner, Gilead, I thought I looked into other recent prize winners, and this one caught my eye. What caused the Great Depression? Trying to dredge some of my knowledge from AP US History, I couldn't come up with a good answer. I doubt I could have answered it if it... Continue Reading →

Existence is the holy thing: Book review of “Gilead”, 2005 Pulitzer Prize winner for fiction

This book kept popping up on my radar, so I knew that it had to be good. The last push was an introduction to a fellow bookworm at a friend's wedding down in Utah. Gilead is a modern classic. What makes it so timeless? The book captures the human experience. It doesn't provide a pre-formed... Continue Reading →

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