fiction

Eileen by Otessa Moshfegh

Boston writer Ottessa Moshfegh new novel Eileen was a 2015 Book Expo America Buzz book and I…

Quicksand by Steve Toltz

Steve Toltz is the author of one of my favorite all time one hundred books, A Fraction…

Dietland by Sarai Walker

When I picked up a copy of Dietland, the debut novel by author Sarai Walker, I had…

A View of the Harbor by Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor is a private writer and a slow teller. In a recent reissue of a 1947…

Calf by Andrea Kleine

John Hinckley Jr. would probably write a mean autobiography. Since Publisher’s Weekly hasn’t announced that just yet,…

Muse by Jonathan Galassi

I really wanted to like, no wait love, the novel Muse by the publisher and president  of…