Thursday, June 20, 2013
Saturday, June 15, 2013
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Beautiful, tender quiet masterpiece about a poor farm boy who falls in love with literature and works his entire life in obscurity teaching at a Midwestern university.
Wednesday, June 05, 2013
An overwhelming book. This time around, it seemed clear to me that Rushie had The Tin Drum in mind as a model for the book -- a personal history of a precocious (and damaged child) whose birth, life and conflicts cunningly mirror his country's fortunes.