A news writer stopped by my studio and we started talking about my
collection of trade specific books. My excitement over them must
have intrigued him because he suggested that I write a book review
on a jewelry related book for his paper. He had no recommendation
of what book or group of books I should write on but that they
needed to have a consumer level focus as opposed to an industry or
So how about it, orchidians? Are there any good books that you
would recommend for a consumer to read? I hope to find ones that
are general in nature and who’s focus is to excite and educate
consumers but if your favorite is a coffee table book on a great
master, I’d be interested in that, too. If they are relatively
recent books it would help.
I feel a little out of my element as I don’t read these type of
books. But surely there are some really good ones out there.