- November 12, 2007 | The Book Review
Donald Barthelme’s new posthumous collection, with apologies to Donald Barthelme.
- October 29, 2007 | The Book Review
- French Twist
How to Talk About Books You Haven’t Read proves its own point.
- October 15, 2007 | The Book Review
- The Mother Smotherer
In her new book, Alice Sebold commits a crime more grievous than murder: self-plagiarism.
- October 1, 2007 | The Book Review
- Schlong of Myself
Mourning the death of Philip Roth’s funny bone.
- September 24, 2007 |
- Exorcising the Dodgers
50 years ago, the Dodgers left Ebbets Field for Los Angeles. Isn’t it time their ghosts left, too?
- September 3, 2007 |
- Philip Roth Will Not Go Gentle Into the Night
The final Zuckerman novel is as sexually obsessed as ever.
- August 13, 2007 | The Book Review
- Harry Potter and the Ignominious Cop-Out
In which a franchise chickens out of the very thing that would have redeemed it.
- June 4, 2007 | Features
- The Vandalism Vandal
Who’s been splashing the city’s most prized graffiti? The hunt for the radical, young —and possibly lovelorn—conceptual-Marxist street-art supervillain.
- May 14, 2007 | Feature
- Code Red
Don DeLillo, the literary master of the terrorist’s imagination, reaches for the ultimate subject.
- May 7, 2007 | The Book Review
- The Frozen People
In Michael Chabon’s marvelous new novel, the Alaskan panhandle is an imperiled, makeshift holy land.