Michael Schaub http://tpr.org en Sons, Guns And The Sins Of The Father In Meyer's Texas Epic http://tpr.org/post/sons-guns-and-sins-father-meyers-texas-epic "Texas yesterday is unbelievable, but no more incredible than Texas today," wrote Edna Ferber, author of the iconic Lone Star State novel <em>Giant</em>. Tue, 28 May 2013 21:05:13 +0000 Michael Schaub 12171 at http://tpr.org Sons, Guns And The Sins Of The Father In Meyer's Texas Epic True Originals: Biographies That Defy Expectations http://tpr.org/post/true-originals-biographies-defy-expectations It's probably not true that truth is stranger than fiction, but in the hands of a great biographer, it can be just as compelling. Novelists can create unique and unforgettable characters — there's never been anyone quite like Jane Eyre or Ignatius J. Reilly — but there's no shortage of fascinating literary protagonists who just happened to exist in real life.<p>This year brought us some brilliant biographies of world-famous leaders like Lyndon B. Fri, 28 Dec 2012 18:56:00 +0000 Michael Schaub 3960 at http://tpr.org True Originals: Biographies That Defy Expectations