Oreovicz: Tony George reigns in the '90s - ESPN.com Eddie Cheever, who never won a race in 17 years of competing in Formula ... George will mostly be remembered for forming the Indy Racing League and 05/27/2016 - 12:58 pm | View Link
Don't You Forget About Me: The John Hughes I Knew To mark the 30th anniversary of The Breakfast Club, P.J. O’Rourke remembers the wit, wisdom, and politics of his friend John Hughes. Somehow—while we ... a living hell almost beyond the power of John Cheever’s words to describe. 03/22/2015 - 3:45 am | View Link
Biography of John Updike a solid analysis of his work, life But Begley moves neatly between the works of fiction that Updike is writing at any given point in his life and those that describe the time remembered ... between Updike and Philip Roth and John Cheever, whose journals and letters make it clear that ... 04/12/2014 - 10:27 pm | View Link
John Cheever's First Short Story, Ever In the fall of 1930, an 18-year-old John Cheever—a boy with a low voice and a “determined ... My dreams had been thick. I remembered two converging hills, some dry apple trees and a broken blue egg cup. That is all I could remember. 11/12/2013 - 3:38 am | View Link
John Rielly He is remembered for his soft-spoken demeanor ... Mary Margaret VanOsbree and Rose Cheever, as well as, his brother, Jim Rielly. He is survived by his seven children: Bob (& Cheryl) Rielly of Dallas, TX, Tom (& Patricia) Rielly of Meadville, PA, Paul ... 08/12/2013 - 11:21 am | View Link
The First Suburbanite An irreplaceable box of Cheever photographs, many borrowed from the family, was saved only at the last minute when Bailey’s wife, Mary, remembered them and urged him to move the box to a higher spot in the wardrobe. Bailey is in some ways an unlikely ... 02/28/2009 - 11:00 am | View Link
John Cheever John William Cheever (May 27, 1912 – June 18, 1982) was an American novelist and short story writer. He is sometimes called "the Chekhov of the suburbs". 05/25/2016 - 3:49 am | View Website
John Cheever – The Swimmer | Genius Neddy remembered the sapphire water at the Bunkers‘ with longing and thought that he might contaminate himself—damage his own ... John Cheever; The Swimmer; 05/17/2016 - 1:57 am | View Website
FRIENDS AND COLLEAGUES RECALL CHEEVER AT A MEMORIAL ... OSSINING, N.Y., June 23— In this Hudson River town where he spent much of his later life, friends and colleagues remembered John Cheever this afternoon ... 06/23/1982 - 7:54 pm | View Website
The Swimmer Essay The Swimmer Essay - The Swimmer, John Cheever John Cheever. Home ... I remembered this fairy tale while reading The Brigadier and the Golf Widow, a collection of ... 05/23/2016 - 3:33 pm | View Website
John Updike Explains John Cheever's Life Novels | New Republic The Journals of John Cheever, published as a big and glossy book, make a rather different impression than the journal excerpts published in three two-part batches in ... 12/1/1991 - 6:59 pm | View Website
The Denver-area’s best-selling books, according to information from The Tattered Cover.
1. Mongrels, by Stephen Graham Jones
2. Everybody’s Fool, by Richard Russo
3. The Nest, by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
4. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr
5. The Nightingale, by Kristin Hannah
6. The Girl on the Train, by Paula Hawkins
7. LaRose, by Louise Erdrich
Publishers Weekly, week ending May 15. By Nielsen BookScan.
1. 15th Affair, by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
2. The Apartment, by Danielle Steel
3. The Last Mile, by David Baldacci
4. Extreme Prey, by John Sandford
5. The Nest, by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
6. The Obsession, by Nora Roberts
7. Everybody’s Fool, by Richard Russo
8. LaRose, by Louise Erdrich
Bemis Public Library
6014 S Datura St., Littleton, 303-795-3961, littletongov.org
May 23: David Forsyth provides a talk on the story of Denver’s amusement parks. Forsyth’s book, “Denver’s Lakeside Amusement Park,” will be available for purchase and signing. 2-3 p.m. Free.
May 24:Author and international tour director Frank Slater provides a talk on the history of Cuba and Cuban culture.
A young girl goes for a ride with her father one night when her mother is at Bible study. They pass a neighbor walking barefoot along the dirt road. The father stops to pick up the woman and offers her a ride back to her trailer. But first he lets off his daughter at home.
Two years later, the girl is out for a walk on a sweltering night when she sees a man drop a baby down a well.
Thus begins Kalisha Buck hanon’s ambitious third novel, “Solemn,” which centers on the effects of that murder on the young girl, Solemn Redvine, and sweeps outward to examine the lives around her.
NEW YORK — A forthcoming book by former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow will be a guide on how to handle success and disappointment.
WaterBrook, a Christian imprint of the Crown Publishing Group, told The Associated Press that it will publish “Shaken: Discovering Your True Identity in the Midst of Life’s Storms” in October.
Tebow will write about maintaining perspective “when your dreams do not go as planned.” WaterBrook also plans a companion Bible study.
A former Heisman Trophy winner at the University of Florida, the 28-year-old Tebow helped lead the Denver Broncos to the playoffs in 2011 but has struggled since.
In the Jerusalem of 1945, he’s known as Yossi: a shrewd, agreeable taxi driver with grade-school Hebrew and fledgling English, ferrying tourists around the Old City in a black Peugeot (not his), showing them the Tower of David and the Jaffa Gate, selling them extra film and gratefully accepting their gratuities.
Back in his native Latvia, though, he was Brand, an apt name for a Jew branded by loss.