Reviews // 2 Articles
PopMatters Picks: The Best of Books 2009: Fiction
20 Jan 2010 // 3:00 PM
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.
O, Lorrie Moore, How Do I Love Thee? Let Me Count the Ways...
19 Mar 2014 // 1:30 AM
Lorrie Moore resists the current trend of publishing a story collection with a central theme or gimmick. Hers are simply the products of random bolts of inspiration.
A Gate at the Stairs by Lorrie Moore
3 Sep 2009 // 4:00 PM
Moore’s reputation is for mastery of the short story. This book, almost 10 years in the making, should establish her as a master of the novel, as well.