If you’re reading to find friends, you’re in deep trouble. We read to find life, in all its possibilities.
--Claire Messud, talking about anger, the books she loves, and oh, yeah, her latest, The Woman Upstairs.
My copy arrived this afternoon. Can't wait to start.
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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...
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Sherman Alexie cancels book tour for memoir about his mother.