The Elegance of the Hedgehog – Muriel Barbery

Renée Michel is the dumpy, nondescript, 54-year-old concierge of a small and exclusive Paris apartment building. Its handful of tenants include a celebrated restaurant critic, high government officials and members of the old nobility. Every day these residents pass by the loge of Madame Michel and, unless they want something from her, scarcely notice that […]

Addition – Toni Jordan

Addition: A Novel Toni Jordan OK, so I originally picked this up beacuse of the polka dots on the cover. I dig dots.   And, nice surprise, I enjoyed this book! Grace has a counting problem.   She has lost her job due to all the counting.  She counts steps to the grocer, since she is […]