41T34374hhL__SX324_BO1,204,203,200_Memoirs can be great or awful. Sometimes a memoir is nothing more than an author’s musings about some specific event in his or her life, with little to offer the reader beyond the author’s singular self-absorbed experience. Too much “me” and very little “why should I care?” That said, I have just read the second

when books went to warI know I said I was a fiction freak and that I would be reviewing lots of novels, but I just couldn’t resist a book about books written by a lawyer!

Anybody who is passionate about books and reading will be intrigued to read about the multi-faceted role that books played in World War II,