Joan Baum http://wshu.org en Baby Girl Doe http://wshu.org/post/baby-girl-doe <p>The author of a new murder mystery, set in Montauk on the east end of Long Island, says woman are "cooler" than men in lead roles.&nbsp; Arts Critic Joan Baum sees how that plays out in <em>Baby Girl Doe</em>.</p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:23:23 +0000 Joan Baum 21011 at http://wshu.org Baby Girl Doe The Collector of Dying Breaths: A Novel of Suspense http://wshu.org/post/collector-dying-breaths-novel-suspense <p></p><p>Greenwich, Connecticut Author M.J. Rose has written a new story which, according to arts critic Joan Baum, is well-deserving of its subtitle, A Novel of Suspense.</p><p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 14:05:27 +0000 Joan Baum 19694 at http://wshu.org The Collector of Dying Breaths: A Novel of Suspense In Paradise http://wshu.org/post/paradise <p></p><p>Connecticut and Long Island have been home to some world renowned figures. Arts critic Joan Baum has this review of a book by one of them...a man who was co-founder of <em>The Paris Review</em>, a political activist, Zen teacher and National Book Award winner for both fiction and non-fiction.</p><p></p> Fri, 30 May 2014 13:24:49 +0000 Joan Baum 18263 at http://wshu.org In Paradise Everything to Lose http://wshu.org/post/everything-lose <p></p><p>Arts critic Joan Baum has a review of a thriller that brings together a lot of events and places in the New York-Connecticut region.</p><p></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:47:02 +0000 Joan Baum 17630 at http://wshu.org Everything to Lose Lies You Wanted To Hear http://wshu.org/post/lies-you-wanted-hear <p></p><p>There are books of fiction, and books of non-fiction. Arts critic Joan Baum has this review of a book that started off as non-fiction, and then the author used his imagination.</p><p></p> Thu, 01 May 2014 14:18:30 +0000 Joan Baum 16698 at http://wshu.org Lies You Wanted To Hear