Praise for Mary Langtonas writing from The Times Herald-Record: a...witty essays...a a...short, mostly humorous essaysathe kind of reading that can be done in spurts, when you need a break or a laugh.a a...an acerbic sense of humor...allow[s] readers to look at their Hudson Valley town or the worldas problems and not take them as seriously.aThe news that NASA has sent an interplanetary roveraa sort of sixwheeled dune buggy with a camera mounted on topato Mars is at onceexciting and dismaying. Ita#39;s exciting because, ifall goes as planned, the roverawhichhas been christened Curiosityawill gatherscads of information ... Anyone who has ever thrown a party knows that no matter how much ice you stock, thereis alwaysa point at which ... It has seasons, like Earth does, but those seasons are not as pleasant asours.
|Title||:||News from the Neighborhood|
|Publisher||:||AuthorHouse - 2014-09-12|