Are we approaching the end of a centuries-old character assassination?

In case you haven't heard, a Leicester car-park-turned-archeological-dig has revealed some of its secrets to us, although pieces of the jigsaw have yet to be fitted together. A skeleton recovered in the church buried beneath the modern asphalt, thought to possibly belong to the last Plantagenet king, Richard III, is undergoing DNA testing expected to …

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Book Review: Jazz Girl

For some time now I've had posted a link to literary blog Layered Pages, advertising my soon-to-come review for Sarah Bruce Kelly's young-adult novel about jazz pianist Mary Lou Williams. I am pleased to announce it is up on Wednesday Reviews. I will cross-post it here as well, but encourage you to visit the link above, …

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