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We Were Brothers
Author Ann Patchett calls it "A beautiful & deeply compassionate examination of life." The book is "We Were Brothers" by National Book Award-winning illustrator Barry Moser, & new hardcover read is up for grabs this afternoon (Monday) at …
Weam Is A Winner
I'm ready for another round of Puffman Sports Trivia tomorrow (Saturday) morning on the Puffman Show. I'll be jacking my jaws about the NBA & placing another Weam Namou book up for grabs at 7:30. Weam's an Iraqi American author, journalist, & filmmaker. She's…
We’re On Chapter 37 Already
It's Montana History night up at the Marias Heritage Center this evening (Tuesday), & we'll be starting Chapter 37 of our book on the saga of Charles E. Conrad. It's a long book, some 300 plus pages & 54 chapters all together but we're certainly enjoying Jame…
Looking All The Way Back
The centennial of Frank Sinatra's birth rolled around last month (December 12th), & a new book looks all the way back over that long, long, road, & finds that they were very good years indeed. The hardback book is David Lehman's "Sinatra's Century; One Hundred Notes On The Man And His W…
A Very Good Book Indeed
That's Thomas Mitz, author of "The Last Supper" referring to the book that's up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning on Puffman Sports Trivia. The book is, "The Mismatched Braid," a brand new novel by Weam Namou. There's quite a story on this …
Talking Corn A-CORN
Yesterday on the Puffman Blog, it was "tomatoes"...today it's corn! ACORN that is. An ACORN whistleblower is out with "The Story-Behind-The-Story" on ACORN. The book is, "Race Power & Politics; Memoirs oF an ACORN Whistleblower" As T…
We’re Ready 4 More Montana History
It's a brand new year, & we're ready for more Montana History up at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby. I'll be there at 6 o'clock SHARP tonight to continue reading the saga & times of Charles E. Conrad. Although we're half way through the bo…
Fully Engaged Women
Mary Ellen Pethel captures the spirit & legacy of single-gender education over the past 150 years in her tome, "All-Girls Education fro Ward Seminary to Harpeth Hall, 1865-2015," & this hardback narrative is up for grabs this afternoon (Monday) at 4:35 on Puffman Mu…
7th Time Will Be A Charm
My friend, Peter Franklin, aka The Gabby Cabby," has a "True Tale" this week involving a lady New York City lady who's flunked the NY City Fire Department physical test SIX times! According to the driver of the yellow conveyance lounge, the "lo…
It’s Unaccountable For Sure
It's also the title of the book that'll be up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning at 7:30 on Puffman Sports Trivia. The author of "Shadow Elite," Janine R. Wedel, has penned a groundbreaking expose that reveals the patterns & practices of a new & more sophisticated style of CORRU…
Story Time Returns
After a break for Christmas, Story Time continues this week over at the Toole County. Library! The "Young Fry" is invited to gather around tomorrow (Thursday) morning for some stories AND fun at our Toole County Library. Story Time commences at 10 o'clock SHARP tomorrow..…
The Final Time This Year
Tonight's the last Tuesday night in December, & I'll be reporting for duty at the Marias Heritage Center here in Shelby to read & share some more Montana History. We're only through about half the saga of Charles E. Conrad in Kalispell attorney James E. …

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