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Sweetbitter, by Stephanie Danler: Book Review

“I wanted to say, My life is full. I chose this life because it’s a constant assault of color and taste and light and it’s raw and ugly and fast … Continue reading

September 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Alice & Oliver, by Charles Bock: Book Review

If you’re looking for a book that will make you incredibly mad at the healthcare system, this is the novel for you. If you’re already mad or have been burned … Continue reading

May 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Book Review: A Little Life, by Hanya Yanagihara

“…things get broken, and sometimes they get repaired, and in most cases, you realize that no matter what gets damaged, life rearranges itself to compensate for your loss, sometimes wonderfully.” … Continue reading

January 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

Book Review: Truth in Advertising, by John Kenney

“In reality I was playing a part, doing what I imagined I was supposed to do.” Finbar Dolan is having a breakdown. He’s had a mildly successful career at an … Continue reading

May 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Book Review: The Emperor’s Children, by Claire Messud

A Narcissist’s Guide to 9/11 In the years since September 11th, 2001 many authors have tried their hands at the 9/11 novel, with all of its delicate subject matter, and … Continue reading

November 10, 2006 · Leave a comment