This isn't going to be easy

"Nothing is so difficult as not deceiving oneself."
--Ludwig Wittgenstein

"No self without self-delusion."
-- The Echo Maker, Richard Powers

October 25, 2006 10:00 AM | | Comments (1)



BDaddy - I'm new to your spot here, but have already read all of your 5 recommended books, every one of them an absolute winner, and am compelled to make a rec of my own: William Boyd's irresistible new novel Restless.


Best of the Vault


Pat Barker, Frankenstein, Cass Sunstein on the internet, Samuel Johnson, Thrillers, Denis Johnson, Alan Furst, Caryl Phillips, Richard Flanagan, George Saunders, Michael Harvey, Larry McMurtry, Harry Potter and more ...


Big D between the sheets -- Dallas in fiction


Reviewing the state of reviewing


9/11 as a novel: Why?


How can critics say the things they do? And why does anyone pay attention? It's the issue of authority.

The disappearing book pages:  

Papers are cutting book coverage for little reason

Thrillers and Lists:  

Noir favorites, who makes the cut and why



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