Born Round by Frank Bruni
16 Sep 2009 // 3:59 PM
An unflinching account of a restaurant critic whose life revolved around his obsession with food and his inability to shed his fat-boy image.
Ambling into History: The Unlikely Odyssey of George W. Bush by Frank Bruni
31 Dec 1994 // 6:03 PM
Bruni's description of Bush paints a fragmented character who 'struck different poses at different times': the average student with a quick temper, prone to too much drinking and partying, who years later summoned enough ambition to win the race for governor of Texas, and whose loyalties lay with his family, pets, his beloved Texas ranch, baseball, and a slew of devoted friends who painstakingly championed his cause.