Friday, March 18, 2005
A couple of wolves
Michiko Kakutani weighs in on Ian McEwan's Saturday: it's indebted to Mrs. Dalloway and also brings to mind Bonfire of the Vanities. Woolfe and Wolfe--isn't that clever. Too bad she couldn't have thought of a Tobias Wolff reference while she was at it.
Sherman Alexie cancels book tour for memoir about his mother.
Why is Ben Murphy so happy? Because for once in his life, he's on time. He beat Roger Davis, Steve Kanaly and the moderator to the pan...
Last night I read Julian Barnes' The Sense of an Ending . Yes, the night before it went up against Donald Ray Pollock's The Devil Al...
When I finished Kevin Brockmeier's A Brief History of the Dead last spring I immediately did a search to see if the Coca-Cola Corp. had...