Check out Slate’s essay on How Not to Write a Bad Book Review. Poor John Keats received more bad book… Read more Slate Reviews a Book Review on Keats
Not a Stick Antoinette Portis Harper Collins, 2007. 32 pages. $12.99 (hardcover) I almost finished this week in blogging without a book… Read more Book Review Friday!
Empire Falls Richard Russo Vintage, 2002. 496 pages. $15 (paperback) In this Pulitzer Prize winning novel, Richard Russo takes us… Read more Book Review Friday!
The Séance John Harwood Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 2009. 336 pages. $25 (hardcover) John Harwood is a master of nouveau Victorian… Read more Book Review Friday!
Her Fearful Symmetry Audrey Niffenegger Scribner, 2009. 416 pages, $27 (Hardcover). It must be very difficult to write a serious… Read more Book Review Monday!
How d’ya like them alliteration? I just finished reading Charles Maturin’s first novel, The Fatal Revenge; or, the Family of… Read more Awful books are awesome to read
Back in the day I wrote a post about the usefulness of negative reviews. Yesterday I was chastised by S. T.… Read more On Negative Reviews, revisited