Strange Stones by Peter Hessler

I’m a new Peter Hessler fan. Hessler was born and raised in the United States, and as a young man he joined the Peace Corps and was stationed in China where he taught English. He stayed for 15 years, working as a freelance reporter for The New Yorker, Wall Street Journal, National Geographic, and numerousContinue reading “Strange Stones by Peter Hessler”

Born A Crime by Trevor Noah

Born A Crime is a FANTASTIC book about the life of Trevor Noah. As you may know, Trevor is the host of the Daily Show, an American late-night talk show and news satire program. He was born in South Africa during apartheid to a white Swiss father and a black Xhosa mother when such aContinue reading “Born A Crime by Trevor Noah”