And the 2008 MorCrack FerGarthy Award goes to … Toni Morrison! Don’t be afraid. My telling can’t hurt you in spite of what I have done and I promise to […]
I don’t know why, but it isn’t very often I pick up a novel that immediately blows away all my critical defenses and sucks me in completely with an opening […]
This year, as in past years, we will stay open as long as it takes: that is, until things quiet down, until dark, perhaps even until 6 pm. But probably […]
Ah, the kiss of death in literature, so prevalent now: Vampires! And it’s also what usually happens — ha ha — to the titles I recommend: they sit! I recommend […]
A brief note: the lease on the 2nd space (the so-called “nonfiction side”) was up for renewal at the end of December and, for obvious reasons, I declined to renew […]
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The Best American Comics 2008 is now available. It brings together twenty six of the year’s best comics, giving a comic newbie like me a chance to realize the depth […]