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Life after Work

His Family by Ernest Poole – Pulitzer Prize Winner of 1918

Ernest Poole’s “His Family” was the very first book to ever win a Pulitzer Prize for Best Novel (it wasn’t called “Fiction” then). It is available free of charge for the Kindle on Amazon.┬áSimilar to┬áthe “Magnificent Ambersons” this is a story about change at the beginning of the 20th centry, but handled from a different […]

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The Magnificent Ambersons by Booth Tarkington – Pulitzer Prize Winner of 1919

A tough book for me to get through, even as an audio book (Blackstone Audio, wonderfully read by Geoffrey Blaisdell, courtesy of Overdrive Digital Library). This book won the Pulitzer Price for Fiction in 1919, the second one ever awarded. It describes the fall of what might be described as an aristocratic family in a […]

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Pulitzer Reading

Some people might be wondering what I’ve been up to. Well, I’ve been working and crafting and just rarely take the time to document what I work on. It seems like I’m always in the middle of a project and not ready to show anything, then I’m done and moving on to the next thing. […]

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