Connie Bennett

Book Reviewer

Connie Bennett, Director of the Eugene Public Library, reviews books for KLCC.

Book Review
6:38 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Book Probes Fate of Rockefeller Heir

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The book I’m reviewing this month – Carl Hoffman’s “Savage Harvest” – is a bit of a departure for these KLCC reviews.  For one thing, this is the first time I’m reviewing an advanced copy – the book won’t be available until later this month.  For another, award winning journalist Carl Hoffman, perhaps best known for his book, “The Lunatic Express,” isn’t a Pacific Northwest writer.  However, he will be speaking at Eugene Public Library in a free talk on March 27th as part of his book tour.  So I thought it well worth bringing this fascinating book to your attention.

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Book Review
9:16 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Book Review: Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh

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Eugene Public Library Director Connie Bennet reviews Allie Brosh's "Hyperbole and a Half".

http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com/

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Book Review
6:58 am
Fri January 3, 2014

The Boys in the Boat Book Review

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Eugene Public Library Director Connie Bennett reviews "The Boys in the Boat" Nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics" by Daniel James Brown.

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Book Review
7:55 am
Mon December 9, 2013

Book Review: Bad Houses by Sara Ryan

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Connie Bennett, Director of the Eugene Public Library, reviews "Bad Houses,” a graphic novel written by Sara Ryan and illustrated by Carla Speed McNeil.

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