Archive for August, 2011

Aug 30 2011

New in fiction…

Published by under Misc.

Brand-new in hardcover today are, respectively, a novella, a novel, and a short story collection by fiction writers with big followings: Train Dreams (Farrar, Straus and Giroux, $18) by Denis Johnson, The Leftovers (St. Martin’s Press, $25.99) by Tom Perrotta, and Steven Millhauser’s We Others: New and Selected Stories (Alfred A. Knopf, $27.95). Stop in […]

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Aug 22 2011

Hey Ho, Let’s Go

Published by under Current Read

I’ve had a very good summer so far. Got the chance to go to New York City and then the Hill Country of Texas, two locales I have a lot of affection for. But what I really want to do (my wife as well) is tour England. Finances preclude this dream┬ámaterializing anytime soon, though,┬áso it’s […]

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