Books

A Very Good Book Indeed
That's Thomas Mitz, author of "The Last Supper" referring to the book that's up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning on Puffman Sports Trivia. The book is, "The Mismatched Braid," a brand new novel by Weam Namou. There's quite a story on this …
Talking Corn A-CORN
Yesterday on the Puffman Blog, it was "tomatoes"...today it's corn! ACORN that is. An ACORN whistleblower is out with "The Story-Behind-The-Story" on ACORN. The book is, "Race Power & Politics; Memoirs oF an ACORN Whistleblower" As T…
We’re Ready 4 More Montana History
It's a brand new year, & we're ready for more Montana History up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby. I'll be there at 6 o'clock SHARP tonight to continue reading the saga & times of Charles E. Conrad. Although we're half way through the bo…
Fully Engaged Women
Mary Ellen Pethel captures the spirit & legacy of single-gender education over the past 150 years in her tome, "All-Girls Education fro Ward Seminary to Harpeth Hall, 1865-2015," & this hardback narrative is up for grabs this afternoon (Monday) at 4:35 on Puffman Mu…
7th Time Will Be A Charm
My friend, Peter Franklin, aka The Gabby Cabby," has a "True Tale" this week involving a lady New York City lady who's flunked the NY City Fire Department physical test SIX times! According to the driver of the yellow conveyance lounge, the "lo…
It’s Unaccountable For Sure
It's also the title of the book that'll be up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30 on Puffman Sports Trivia. The author of "Shadow Elite," Janine R. Wedel, has penned a groundbreaking expose that reveals the patterns & practices of a new & more sophisticated style of CORRU…
Story Time Returns
After a break for Christmas, Story Time continues this week over at the Toole County. Library! The "Young Fry" is invited to gather around tomorrow (Thursday) morning for some stories AND fun at our Toole County Library. Story Time commences at 10 o'clock SHARP tomorrow..…
The Final Time This Year
Tonight's the last Tuesday night in December, & I'll be reporting for duty at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby to read & share some more Montana History. We're only through about half the saga of Charles E. Conrad in Kalispell attorney James E. …
Don’t Buy A Red Car
That's what I learned from reading "Uncle John's FACTASTIC Bathroom Reader," the ALL-NEW 28th edition. Uncle John says the fact is, birds are 18% more likely to poop on red cars! I'm giving away this reference/humor book by the Bathroom Readers' Institute later …
Lessons From The Slopes Folks
It's "Mountain Mantras; Wellness and Life Lessons from the Slopes" & it's the title of the tome that's up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30 on Puffman SPORTS Trivia! This "FUN" read from Kathryn Kemp Guylay with a foreword b…
Down The Drain
It took Charles E. Conrad 34 years to build his fortune & empire, yet in less than 20 years it all went down the proverbial drain! Things could have been worse. I would imagine it was a pretty good ride for awhile. We're reading the sage of Charles E. Co...
I’m Not Doing It Today
I'm not doing Puffman Musical Trivia this afternoon (Monday), but I would like to blog on a book I just received from Riverbend Publishing down in Helena. Talk about a great "Armchair" traveling adventure...the book's Jack Holterman's "Place Names of Glacier…

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