- February 28, 2005
- Austen Overload
Reading a great writer, without sense or sensibility.
- February 21, 2005
- Lurid Tell-All Watch
Anna Wintour—already hauled up for such treatment in the roman à clef The Devil Wears Prada—again conjures vengeful spirits between covers, in Front Row.
- April 4, 2005
- Go Figure
The book industry's new numerical populism.
- March 28, 2005
- Debut Novelist: Elizabeth Gaffney
"The thing that really focused me was the sewers, which hadn't been well documented fictionally. I guess you could say my mind was in the gutter."
- April 25, 2005
- Debut Novelist: Alicia Erian
"I don't know [if I was trying to shock people]. I just try to entertain myself. And I'm highly entertained by sex."
- May 21, 2007
- Sincerely, Miranda July
The filmmaker who inspires both devotion and eye rolling returns with a (skeptic-proof?) book.
- May 7, 2007
- Speaking Volumes
Junior lit events open a new chapter.
- February 5, 2007
- Out of the Ashes
Eighth-grade novelist takes flight.
- December 25, 2006
- The Top Five: Holiday Reading
'When Santa Fell to Earth' and more.
- May 28, 2007
- Is This Book Worth Getting?
A no-frills guide to the just-published fiction shelf.