National Book Award Blog Bounce

In case anyone was wondering, I’m getting caught up on my reading.   In the meantime, the list of National Book Award Finalists came out last week.  I haven’t read any of the Fiction Finalists, so I’m providing links to those who have. Peter Carey  Parrot and Olivier in America (Alfred A. Knopf) Jaimy Gordon  Lord of Misrule (McPherson & Co.) Nicole Krauss  Great House (W.W. … Continue reading National Book Award Blog Bounce

Did you see this? – A Nonfiction Marriage by Jonathan Van Meter, New York Magazine

The Slate Audio Book Club is one of my ipod vices (check out this older post if you’re interested in the rest of them).   Their July 16th Podcast was on Thy Neighbor’s Wife by Gay Talese.  It led me to THIS article in New York Magazine. How the heck did I miss this book?!  Granted I was  working my way through Strawberry Girl by Lois … Continue reading Did you see this? – A Nonfiction Marriage by Jonathan Van Meter, New York Magazine