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Wednesday, August 14 2013

All of Us Are Crazy, Just Some More than Others: 'Elsewhere'

Richard Russo has written a devastating memoir that is emphatically not in the tradition of Eat Pray Love.


Thursday, September 3 2009

That Old Cape Magic by Richard Russo

Pulitzer Prize winning author Richard Russo enthralls with a tale of memory and resentment, the central character sinks beneath his memories as if tied in a chain he can't untangle.


Thursday, November 8 2007

Bridge of Sighs by Richard Russo

Russo gets stuck in his characters' collective past in Bridge of Sighs, leaving us with a present that is barely there.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Empire Falls by Richard Russo

Richard Russo has been quietly building his reputation as one of America's better novelists, not by writing the ever-elusive 'Great American Novel' but by writing novels about life in small towns filled with characters who have real concerns and real struggles, and who are so deftly drawn that we forget we are reading a book at all.


Saturday, December 31 1994

Empire Falls by Richard Russo

Richard Russo has been quietly building his reputation as one of America's better novelists, not by writing the ever-elusive 'Great American Novel' but by writing novels about life in small towns filled with characters who have real concerns and real struggles, and who are so deftly drawn that we forget we are reading a book at all.


News

Wednesday, September 24 2008

Continuity means a lot to award-winning author Richard Russo

CAMDEN, Maine - Earlier this year, Richard Russo bought an apartment in Boston. Flying to book events and to visit a daughter in London have


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