Thursday, December 18 2014
J. Robert Lennon's morbidly dark vision of American domesticity drains the light out of the human dream of domestic bliss to leave it shrouded in shadow.
Wednesday, October 17 2012
J. Robert Lennon builds suspense as carefully as he builds character, and the fits and starts leading up to the story’s major revelations impressive
Wednesday, April 8 2009
Neither book fully transcends the level of genre exercise, and both lose steam once the limits of Lennon’s formal concerns become apparent.
Sunday, January 11 2004
Mailman's double life offers a penetrating critique of American social hypocrisy, embroiled in its own weird narrative, reluctant to respond to much outside of itself, and forced, eventually, to go on the run in search of escape from itself and the world it has made.