Know Me Betterman: Sarah Rettger

Know Me Betterman: Sarah Rettger

Welcome back to the Know Me Betterman blog series, which features various fascinating people I know talking about the books they love. (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is? Click here.) This week I'm thrilled to be hosting my exceptionally excellent bookselling colleague and children's literature recommender extraordinaire, Sarah Rettger.

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Know Me Betterman: Wesley Straton

Know Me Betterman: Wesley Straton

Welcome back to the Know Me Betterman blog series, which features various fascinating people I know talking about the books they love. (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is? Click here.) This week I'm thrilled to be hosting one of my oldest friends and fellow writer Wesley Straton: excellent baker, world traveler, and ukelele-badass.

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Know Me Betterman: Josh Cook

Know Me Betterman: Josh Cook

Welcome back to the Know Me Betterman series! (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is (After all these weeks together? How could you?)? Click here.) This week we embark down a strange and wandering road with my esteemed bookstore colleague (and author!) Josh Cook. Josh's first novel, An Exaggerated Murder, launches next week, so we're exceedingly happy that he could spare the time to almost convince me I should give his pick another try. In answer to the question "If you were going to introduce yourself to someone by way of literature, what book would you choose?" Josh immediately picked...

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Know Me Betterman: Lisa Palin

Know Me Betterman: Lisa Palin

Welcome back to the Know Me Betterman blog series, which features various fascinating people I know talking about the books they love. (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is? Click here.) This week I'm thrilled to be hosting my dear friend Lisa Palin, a fellow Simmons alum, Disney World aficionado, and all-around badass.

 

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Know Me Betterman: Dom Alvarez

Know Me Betterman: Dom Alvarez

Welcome back to the Know Me Betterman blog series, which features various fascinating people I know talking about the books they love. (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is? Click here.) This week I'm thrilled to be hosting my excellent compatriot Dom Alvarez, a fellow Simmons alum and maker of delightful crocheted objects. (She once gave me a crocheted bunny head. Everyone, say "Awwww.")

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Know Me Betterman: Chelsea DeTorres

Know Me Betterman: Chelsea DeTorres

Welcome back to the Know Me Betterman blog series, which features various fascinating people I know talking about the books they love. (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is? Click here.) This week I'm thrilled to be hosting my good friend Chelsea DeTorres, a fellow Simmons alum and one of the only people in the world who may love fairy tales as much as I do.

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Know Me Betterman: Kylie M. Brien

Know Me Betterman: Kylie M. Brien

Welcome to the very first Know Me Betterman entry, which comes to us courtesy of Kylie M. Brien, a beloved member of my writing group. (Forgot what Know Me Betterman is? Click here.) I'll let Kylie introduce herself, but I will also co-sign the Fangirl recommendation for all you Harry Potter kids out there. Happy reading!

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Introducing the Know Me Betterman Blog Series

Introducing the Know Me Betterman Blog Series

It's a little surreal to pause and realize that this website has been kicking around for a few months already. It still seems like it was just yesterday that I was brushing the dust of (my poor neglected) Blogspot off my shoes in favor of my very own domain. (Nothing against Blogspot. But there's nothing quite like your own domain.)

I've taken a few months and a few blog posts to get settled in my new digital space. But now that that's done (and in honor of the new year), I think it's time for some ceremonial ribbon-cutting. Don't you?

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