Thursday, May 16

In Some Little Corner of The World -

The other day I clicked on the TV
to catch the Noon News a bit early . . .

ABC's The View was still airing. I was taken by complete surprise when the Welsh crooner, Tom Jones, arrived in the spotlight and began singing Tower of Song by Leonard Cohen. It blew me away. I kept saying "Oh, wow!" It was an unusual treat, now being shared on YouTube.

# Easy Rawlins is back! Tanya Ballard Brown reviews
Walter Mosley's new mystery novel, Little Green at NPR.

# And Carl Hiaasen's newest
offering, Bad Monkey, is expected
to make its debut around June 11th.