Wednesday, January 20 2010
More than half of the titles in this year’s selections offer grim portraits of the human condition, some with more wit and optimism than others, and a surprising number of legendary authors complete the portraiture and theme.
Thursday, August 20 2009
The book moves slowly through the lives of these people in Blackwater, Sweden as they acclimate to an increasingly modern world. The writing is gorgeously evocative of a place many of us will never see.