Enthusiasms: Jun. 18, 2001

What people are reading, watching and listening to

LAURA BUSH First Lady

READING "I read mainly fiction and biography. I've also read millions of mysteries. My mother-in-law, Lynne Cheney and I share books. A lot of my friends in Texas are also in a book club with me. I always read every night for 30 or 40 minutes at the least. Sometimes [the President] asks me to turn out the light, and sometimes I have to ask him. It depends on who's sleepiest."

BOOK Pearl S. Buck: A Cultural Biography by Peter J. Conn "I read The Good Earth, like everybody else did, probably in high school, but there...

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