Posted on 12/04/2014 at 12:00 AM by Jeffrey Bruner
English author Samuel Butler was born on this day in 1835. Butler created translations of the Iliad and the Odyssey, of which both are still used today. His best-known works are the satire "Erewhon" and a semi-autobiographical novel "The Way of All Flesh."
“The things I want to know are in books; my best friend is the man who'll get me a book I ain't read.” -- Abraham Lincoln.
- "Slice" (William Patterson, thriller). $2.99. Nook
- "The Barkeep" (William Lashner, thriller) $1.99. Kindle.