"Wild Swans" by Jung Chang is a true story about three...

I'm Reading. . .

June 23, 1996

"Wild Swans" by Jung Chang is a true story about three generations of Chinese women and "A Mother's Ordeal," by Stephen Moser. It's also a true story about a Chinese woman and the country's one-child-per-family-policy. They're excellent books. We're adopting a baby from China and these are great for anyone who's interested in what it's like to be a woman there.

- Kelly Strzelecki

Salman Rushdie's "Imaginary Homelands." I want to read his "Satanic Verses" but I need to get used to his style before I jump into that. His eclectic background gives him a unique perspective. I'm also reading Paul Theroux's "Pillars of Hercules." It's a travel logue of the Mediterranean. I love his writing, it's extremely unpretentious. Nothing's sacred to him.

- Mike Strzelecki

The Strzeleckis carried the Olympic torch through Baltimore Wednesday evening. They are both South Baltimore Homeless Shelter board members and founders of road races to benefit the city's homeless .

Pub Date: 06/23/96

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