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Election reading

The Washington Post recommends some reading while you are waiting at the polls. If you’re in the mood for fiction, try Robert Penn Warren’s classic “All the King’s Men,” the 1947 political thriller about Southern populist politician Willie Stark, modeled after Louisiana Gov. Huey Long. (Both Sens. Barack Obama and John McCain are reportedly fond […]

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McCain & Obama’s favorite books

John McCain and Barack Obama have named their favorite books in a TV interview – McCain said Ernest Hemingway’s For Whom the Bell Tolls and Obama said the Bible and Toni Morrison’s Song of Solomon. In a few days one of them is going to have plenty of time for reading. Wouldn’t it have been […]

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Obama and McCain Presidential Biography

In Comic Book form? It seems that IDW Publishing has released graphic novel biographies for both presidential candidates, they look pretty fun and if they end up getting more people to vote I’m all for it. The publishing house has also published the Presidential Material Flipbook.

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Sarah Palin book back in stock

Sarah by Kaylene Johnson is now back in stock at AbeBooks.com after our sellers sold out following John McCain’s announcement that she’d be his running mate.

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John McCain’s book shelf

John McCain mentioned some of his current reading list at a recent fund-raiser… “I am a voracious reader. I read all the time,” with three or four books with him all the time. He specifically mentioned a new book he called “Smyrna,” about the conflict between Greeks and Turks in 1922, plus “The Coldest Winter,” […]

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