The Shell Collector book by Anthony Doerr

Anthony Doerr likes to list. It’s a style that becomes quickly apparent in the first few stories of The Shell...

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My Name is Red book by Orham Pamuk

While the name Orhan Pamuk may not currently arouse great interest in American literary circles, his Turkish...

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The Same Sea book by Amos Oz

“Life goes on. One way or another everyone gets left alone,” is the prescriptive claim of The Same Sea,...

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Conscious And Verbal book by Les Murray

Conscious and Verbal: Poems 1996-2000 signals a change in the verses of poet Les Murray. While traces of the man known...

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The Death of Vishnu book by Manil Suri

Manil Suri’s first novel, The Death of Vishnu, is a mélange of social commentary, romance-novel lust, the mundane,...

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Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline book by Richard Posner

The first task facing Richard Posner in Public Intellectuals: A Study of Decline is to find a way to define the rather...

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