John Williams: Nothing But the Night

John Williams' debut novel, Nothing But the Night, has finally come home! NYRB Classics published their edition today, completing their collection of all four of Williams' novels. It's a fine work from a young man filled with promise.

By |2019-02-12T16:57:10-04:00February 12th, 2019|Categories: Book Reviews, John Williams|Tags: , |3 Comments

Jean Giono: Melville: A Novel

In the late 1930s, Jean Giono worked to translated Herman Melville's Moby-Dick into French for the first time. To accompany the new edition, Giono provided a strange, fictional introduction to Melville the man, instead giving us a lovely look at Melville our imagined author.

By |2017-10-06T17:21:07-04:00October 6th, 2017|Categories: Book Reviews, Jean Giono|Tags: , , , |1 Comment