Patrick T Reardon | Writer, Essayist, Poet, Chicago Historian
Blog: “PUMP DON’T WORK”
"Hang on to me, baby, and let's hope that the roof stays on.
Bob Dylan, "Brownsville Girl"
No expert, just a do-gooder
Hope, baseball and A-Rod
Book review: “Burglars Can’t Be Choosers” by Lawrence Block
Book review: “Memento Mori” by Muriel Spark
Book review: “Bitter River” by Julia Keller
Book review: “Pudd’nhead Wilson” by Mark Twain
Book review: “The Alchemy of Air: A Jewish Genius, a Doomed Tycoon, and the Scientific Discovery That Fed the World but Fueled the Rise of Hitler” by Thomas Hager
A meditation on sainthood and Sammy Esposito
Book review: “A History of the World in 10 ½ Chapters” by Julian Barnes
Book review: “Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar” by Simon Sebag Montefiore
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