Trevor and Betsy share their thoughts about Alice Munro’s “Oranges and Apples,” from Friend of My Youth.
Elizabeth Hardwick, who was one of the initial founders of The New York Review of Books, wrote essays and criticism for half a century. NYRB Classics has released a hearty collection of her best.
A new Man Booker Prize winner has been inaugurated!
This week, The Criterion Collection is releasing a loaded home video of Stanley Kubrick's Barry Lyndon.
Today The Criterion Collection announced its January 2018 releases. Guess what! The Eclipse Viewer will be returning!
You can now support The Mookse and the Gripes on Patreon!
This week's New Yorker story is "Strangler Bob," from Denis Johnson, who passed away earlier this year.
Trevor looks at Anita Brookner's amazing debut, A Start in Life.
This week, The Criterion Collection is releasing Agnieszka Smoczynska 2015 horror musical, The Lure.
This week's New Yorker story is Tessa Hadley's "Funny Little Snake." It's always a treat to get a new story from Hadley.