Posts Tagged ‘desert island books’

Desert Island Book Choices


June 6th, 2012 Posted 9:25 am

Here are Spence’s 3 choices for the Association of American Publishers top 3 desert island books question. Although one of the choices is a trilogy, so maybe it’s 5.

For Whom the Bell Tolls – Ernest Hemingway

The Sword of Honor Trilogy – Evelyn Waugh

Rogue Male – Geoffrey Household (a great thriller with lots of survival info)


Desert Island Books


June 5th, 2012 Posted 8:13 am

“You’re headed to BEA this week?” says Admin.

“Book Expo America,” Spence says. “At the Javits Center.”

“Don’t get lost in there.”

“Also there’s a video with the Association of American Publishers. One of the questions apparently is about what three books you’d want if stranded on a desert island.”

“‘How To Survive on a Desert Island,’ ‘Boat Building 101,’ ‘Navigation for Dummies.'”

“Not sure that’s what they’re after,” Spence says. “I wonder what suggestions we’ll get in the Down Under section.”

Welcome Kade.


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