6. One for the Books 2010


“One for the Books” is the column I write for the Record-Courier. Here are links to columns from 2010.

NOTE: Because of the new website, the links below are now unusable. BUT if you go to Google and type in Mary Louise Ruehr and the title of the column, a link should appear. OR change “com” to “net” in the URL. – M.L.

A Potpourri of Gift Ideas
Graphic Novels and Christmas Stories

Let’s Cook Up Some Holiday Treats

Inspirational Reading

Land of a Thousand Autumns

Mark Twain

Finding a Good Book Can Be Murder

Bonnet Books: Fictional Comfort Food

True Tales of Man’s Best Friend

Living in and Loving the Great Lakes Area

Reading Just for a Good Time

Books for Teens and Tweens

Making the World a Better Place

Graphic Novels—Not Just Comic Books for Grownups

Prize-Winning Fiction

Authors’ Lives, Real or Imagined

Memorable Characters

True-Life Adventure for Dad

Rainy Day Books for Children

Questions of Identity

Lives of Real Women

A Bit of Southern Hospitality


Politicians Behaving Badly

A Vicarious Vacation in Ireland

Don’t Worry; Be Happy

Sex, Drugs, and Rock ’n’ Roll

Think Short!

The “Dome” Tome and “U”

Revisiting Jane Austen