A new book about working hard and getting nowhere.
Gay Talese--the Great Biographer of Benchwarmers.
Kenzaburo Oe Somersault Grove Near the end of Kenzaburo Oe's long-awaited new novel, Somersault, the leader of a fanatical religious movement stands before hundreds of his followers to give his last, and most important, speech. The existence of Go...
Raving rednecks hijack novel, commit crimes against credibility.
Lydia Davis Finds Profundity in Everyday Acts.
In his sprawling new novel, John Henry Days, Colson Whitehead chips away at the legends of the 20th Century.