This week, we went to our local independent bookseller, Politics and Prose, for their thoughts on what to read right now. Here are eight books -- both old and new -- recommended by the P&P staff, who chose to focus on the themes of democracy and the power of the presidency, and on the genres of dystopian and satirical fiction. In their words:
With locations in Saskatoon, SK and Winnipeg, MB, McNally Robinson is an independent bookseller: family-oriented, committed to the values of community bookselling, and determined to present an alternative to corporate-chain bookstores.
[PJ/CW] Rebecca Solnit makes the case, eloquently, for the reserving the time and space in which to walk in our ever more car-dependent and accelerated world. Why not buy it as a treat to yourself, your friends and your family while visiting a friendly local independent bookseller. Here's mine: Book Revue 313 New York Avenue Huntington, New York 11743 (631) 271-1442