The Autograph Man book by Zadie Smith reviewed by Benita Singh

In her second novel, The Autograph Man, Zadie Smith tells the story of a man infatuated with fame. Alex-Li Tandem is a...

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The Hazards of Good Breeding book by Jessica Shattuck reviewed by Allie Stielau

The English writer and literary critic G. K. Chesterton once said, “A child of seven is excited by being told that...

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Good Faith book by Jane Smiley reviewed by Tom Isler

You can learn a lot about the gay gene discourse from the title of Robert Alan Brookey’s new book. Specifically,...

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Baudolino book by Umberto Eco reviewed by Jennifer Stock

In a time of disaster one can always revert to storytelling. At least that’s the tradition that Boccaccio hands...

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After book by Francine Prose reviewed by David Lau

They say it’s for your protection. First, it’s the increase in metal detectors. Then, the search and...

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Any Human Heart: The Intimate Journals of Logan Mounstuart book by Arthur Phillips reviewed by Christopher Grobe

Those familiar with William Boyd’s past antics cannot help but approach his latest work, Any Human Heart, in a...

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