Ana Raquel

A Sandwich by Any Other Name…

Tired of the same ole ham and cheese or tuna sandwich?  Midtown Review is here for you.  Regular contributor Ana Raquel is back with a cookbook review that will have you rethinking the sandwich.  And will leave you really hungry.  Just sayin’. As the proud owner of a culinary library with over 6,000 cookbooks, I can honestly say that [...]

By | 2011-04-29T11:56:27+00:00 April 29th, 2011|Books, Reviews|4 Comments

Eudora Welty Inspires

Midtown Review’s roving reporter Ana Raquel is at it again.  This week she focuses her lens on the inspiration of Eudora Welty and shares her personal reflections on the woman and the event she attended this week. One of the questions I like to ask the authors I meet is, “Which writers have inspired you?” Through the years, Eudora [...]

By | 2011-03-25T09:29:27+00:00 March 25th, 2011|Books, Buzz|2 Comments

Authors Around Town

The 75th anniversary celebration of GONE WITH THE WIND begins! Can you believe it’s been 75 years?  Seems like just yesterday… okay maybe not…  But for writers and readers (and movie-goers) everywhere, this book has had quite an impact and 75 years is worth celebrating!  Our intrepid Atlanta area Event Reporter and Regular Contributor Ana Raquel reports: What better [...]

By | 2011-02-17T10:52:20+00:00 February 17th, 2011|Books, News|1 Comment

Random Reflections from the Week

Another great week here at Midtown Review.  We introduced two new contributors, Denise Neary and Ana Raquel – both with great perspectives and a great love for books AND our podcast is now available on iTunes.  Click here to subscribe! And as usual as all that was going on, I had a few random thoughts I just had to [...]

By | 2013-11-24T21:50:14+00:00 February 13th, 2011|Life, Other Random Sh*t|7 Comments

Authors Around Town

Last night was a big author night in Atlanta.  We had Chris Bohjalian (SECRETS OF EDEN) at the Margaret Mitchell House, and Dolen Perkins-Valdez (WENCH) at the Barnes & Noble in Buckhead.  I got out to hear Chris after interviewing him for the Midtown Review podcast earlier in the day (look for the interview next week!) and our newest [...]

By | 2013-11-23T22:00:09+00:00 February 8th, 2011|Books, Buzz, News|7 Comments