Tag Archives: Boswell Books

A Book I Wish I’d Written

OneĀ  Saturday morning some weeks ago, I sat down with a new young adult novel I’d been hearing a lot about. I knew nothing about Ashes, by Ilsa Bick, except the title and the fact that it was due back … Continue reading

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Rewriting Milwaukee History

There’s nothing like walking into a bookstore for something else entirely and discovering a pile of books with your name on it. It happened to me this week, for a book I’d all but forgotten about. The backstory is that … Continue reading

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