Articles tagged national book award

‘Lord of Misrule’: Quite Possibly Different from Everything Else You’ve Read In a Very Long Time

Horses and their owners struggle to advance in the world in this odd, mesmerizing winner of the National Book Award.

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A Dangerous Age by Ellen Gilchrist

Evidently Gilchrist missed the sickening exposés of conditions at Walter Reed, or chose to overlook them.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

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"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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