Marilynne Robinson: Gilead

Trevor reviews Marilynne Robinson’s 2004, Pulitzer Prize winning novel, Gilead. Read the full post.

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Philip Roth: I Married a Communist

Trevor reviews Philip Roth’s 1998 novel, I Married a Communist. Read the full post.


2009 National Book Critics Circle Finalists

The National Book Critics Circle Award Finalists have been announced. Read the full post.


Gustave Flaubert: Madame Bovary

Trevor finally reads and reviews Gustave Flaubert’s Madame Bovary. Read the full post.

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Imre Kertész: The Pathseeker

Trevor reviews Nobel Prize winner Imre Kertész’s The Pathseeker. Read the full post.


Imran Ahmad: Unimagined

Trevor reviews Imran Ahmad’s memoir, Unimagined and follows that up with an interview with the author. Read the full post.


Derek Walcott: Omeros

A few years ago I had the good fortune of hearing Mr. Walcott read a portion of his book-length poem Omeros (1990) in person. He has an incredible voice — soft and deep — and the beautiful language really struck me. I bought the book and began to read it, though when it didn’t…


Graham Greene: The End of the Affair

Trevor reviews Graham Greene’s 1951 novel, The End of the Affair. Read the full post.

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Robert Penn Warren: All the King’s Men

Trevor reviews Robert Penn Warren’s Pulitzer Prize winning, 1946 novel, All the King’s Men. Read the full post.