New York Magazine

Skip to content, or skip to search.

Skip to content, or skip to search.


Sam Anderson

February 18, 2008 | Feature
Three More Careys

The Australian novelist really shines here, whether he’s dealing in Dickens, hoaxes, or an outlaw’s autobiography.

February 18, 2008 | The Book Review
Losing His Voices

Peter Carey, genius of literary mimicry, comes down with laryngitis.

February 11, 2008 | Feature
O’Flanngelists, Rejoice!

Everyman’s is savior.

February 11, 2008 | The Book Review
Hair of the Doggerel

Is a novel about werewolves/written in verse/necessarily cursed?

February 4, 2008 | Feature
The Winner

Those who thought the writers’ strike would bring down Leno misunderstood the power of his limitations.

January 14, 2008 | The Book Review
You Are the One

In her new WWII novel, A.L. Kennedy survives her own obstacles (chief among them, writing a WWII novel).

December 24, 2007 | The Book Review
Taster’s Choice

Is disdain for Céline Dion innate or learned? And what’s wrong with liking her music anyway?

December 17, 2007 |
The Year in Books

Roberto Bolaño became literature’s new patron saint, Joshua Ferris goosed cubicle culture, Michael Chabon compared many things to many other things, Edwidge Danticat delivered a memoir of shocking loss.

December 10, 2007 | The Book Review
The Victorian iPod

Amazon’s new e-reader, Kindle, is good because it feels old. Wonder how long that’ll last.

November 26, 2007 | Feature
Rationalist of the Absurd

Steve Martin’s extraordinarily calculated comedy.

Current Issue
Subscribe to New York

Give a Gift