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Tuesday, August 3 2010

‘Flint and Silver’ Is a Swashbuckling Prequel to Treasure Island

John Drake keeps the pace fast and the action steady. We're never more than a few pages away from a confrontation of some kind, whether a sea battle or face-to-face struggle or daring escape.


Monday, December 8 2008

The Widows of Eastwick by John Updike

The novel has enormous vitality and the main characters are memorable, but the moral ambiguity, really moral obliviousness, is disappointing.


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