Month: January 2018

The Post and Personal History – Katharine Graham

Katharine Graham’s book Personal History is a memoir of her life growing up with wealth and privilege, marrying young and becoming the first female newspaper publisher in the United States, when she was made president of The Washington Post Company. In the book Graham describes her early life, including moving to Washington with her parents […]

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Know your Onions – A Light-Hearted Look at Popular Idioms and Sayings

I picked up this book late on a Friday afternoon and couldn’t put it down. While not strictly an editor’s resource, it could be useful to fiction authors and feature writers and even if you don’t use it for professional reasons, it’s a great weekend read. Businessman Allan Goodbrand has written Know your Onions: A Light-Hearted Look […]

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