A press release included with Sam Lipsyte’s forthcoming novel, The Ask, gets Mark Athitakis on the subject of “comic novels”.
- Emma Straub wants to know if John Updike’s Rabbit trilogy is a classic.
- Stealing from bookstores.
- Reason #21 we love New York: “Because we fight over poetry“
- If the Virtual Victorian is excited about the Sherlock Holmes film, it’s gotta be good.
- William Faulkner’s relationship with Meta Carpenter
- Three Guys One Book love Zadie Smith.
- Pictures from “the blizzard”.
- Rolling hard at the Brooklyn Fishing Derby.
- Salon asks if sex addiction is real?
- Sexting is totally okay.