Not drowning, not yet.

As previously mentioned, book/daddy has been away in LA at an integrated media conference (actual, overheard conversation between two LAX employees: "So how's it going?" "Ah, you know how it is. Just another day in Disneyland").

But he hasn't been completely idle, off sipping dirty martinis with fellow webhead wonders. His review of Yoko Ogawa's triple novella collection, The Diving Pool has run in the San Francisco Chronicle.

February 24, 2008 9:33 AM |



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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