I am a freelance writer and teacher who lives in New York.
Thursday, November 6 2014
It's rare to find a fresh new voice writing strong realistic fiction about life as it is lived today in America. Justin Taylor's stories will astound you.
Tuesday, November 4 2014
Brood serves up a richly imagined, hideous, surprising world.
Tuesday, October 14 2014
This real-world account of an ill-fated Yale student's life will be haunting me for many months.
Tuesday, September 30 2014
This novel became a Nicolas Cage movie about a year ago. Rent the movie; read the book. Both are worth your time.
Monday, August 18 2014
The Paying Guests is a skillful work of genuinely entertaining literary fiction.
Wednesday, March 12 2014
Should the fact of Laura Wilder's dated prejudices lead us to abandon Little House and its sequels?