Good Books: Matt McConaughey, Hocus Pocus and the Magic of Books

Matt Mcconaughey and Hocus-Pocus have the same name, but it’s not necessarily a coincidence.The duo was a co-creators of the wildly popular animated television series and book series Hocus and Pocus, which aired on PBS from 1977 to 1985.The characters were based on their parents, but were created by their creators, the duo said in […]

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What’s the best and worst thing about being a book club member?

You know what’s the worst thing that happens when you’re a bookclub member?Someone doesn’t like you.In fact, they might actually like you less.If you’ve been a bookfriend since the mid-’90s, you’ve probably encountered this situation a couple of times.As an old-school book-loving friend, you’re used to feeling the need to do everything you can to […]

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Which of Matt Murdock’s book books is your favorite?

It’s easy to make a case for the two of them, as they are both very well written and well thought out.But the books that really stand out are the ones that deal with the trials and tribulations of the characters, and that’s why I can’t decide which one is my favorite.Murdock is such a […]

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