My name is Jim Hendrickson and I have list of things I am trying to collect and it must be complete,my friends have called me a completeist(my spelling)for many years and this is my blog. I cover just about everything, so you never know what will show up here. I have very eclectic taste ranging from pop music to history to horse racing and many more things that catch my interest. Come along and see whats out there.
The short lived but much loved and colorful ABA (American Basketball Association) gave us one of if not the best basketball player ever. The Doctor, Dr. J, Julius Erving literally jumped on to the American sport scene with his never before seen high flying dunks and big hair along with grace, skill and his off the chart shooting ability.
(winning his 2nd MVP trophy in 1975)
His ABA career started with the Virginia Squires but he soon landed in New York with the New York Nets and became the face of ABA and winning the ABA MVP Award 3 consecutive years: 1974, 1975 and 1976. He did share the award in 1975 with George "Big Mac" McGinnis of the Indiana Pacers.
10 - Mightier Than The Sword - Jeffrey Archer (2 weeks on list) In the 5th volume of the Clifton Chronicles, Harry Clifton becomes president of English PEN and works to free a Soviet writer. 9 - The Whites - Richard Prince writing as Harry Brandt (3 weeks on list) 8 - Dead Heat - Patricia Briggs (Debut) Charles and Anna, married werewolves, must stop a dangerous Fae whom they encounter what begins as a pleasure trip. Book 4 of the Alpha and Omega series. 7 - Prodigal Son - Danielle Steel (2 weeks on list) Twins, one good and one bad, reunited after 20 years when one of them returns to their hometown. 6 - The Nightingale - Kristin Hannah (5 weeks on list) 5 - The Assassin - Clive Cussler (Debut) The detective Isaac Bell investigates the murders of opponents of the Standard Oil trust in 1905. 4 - A Spool of Blue Thread - Anne Tyler (4 weeks on list) 3 - Buried Giant - Kazuo Ishiguro (Debut) In a semi-historical ancient Britain, an elderly couple set out in search of their son. 2 - All The Light We Cannot See - Anthony Doerr (44 weeks on list)