Speaking Volumes recommends...
Our on-air book club, Speaking Volumes, dropped by yesterday with some books to put on your list for giving -- or getting!
Among their recommendations:
The Sisters Brothers, by Patrick deWitt
Atlantic, by Simon Winchester (and in fact anything by Simon Winchester)
The Amazing Foot Race of 1921: Halifax to Vancouver in 134 Days, by Shirley Jean Roll Tucker
Grand Pursuit: The Story of Economic Genius, by Sylvia Nasar
The Last Colonial: Curious Adventures & Stories from a Vanishing World, by Christopher Ondaatje
Fireside Al's Treasury of Christmas Stories with CD, by Alan Maitland
God Never Blinks: 50 Lessons for Life's Little Detours, by Regina Brett
Be sure to tune in today to hear some great recommendations for the young readers on your list!