Monthly Archives: November 2013

O frabjous day!

Tuesday, the 5th of November, 2013 – the new No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency book, The Minor Adjustment Beauty Salon, and The Valley of Amazement, Amy Tan’s first new novel since 2005, are released on the same day, producing an insolvable conundrum: … Continue reading

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Autumn in Ellay

We do have a fall season, but it is admittedly subtle. Temperatures in the west Valley plunge back down into the double digits. A few of the trees in the neighborhood turn colors and drop their leaves—but not the palms, … Continue reading

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