25 March 2010

Dial elsewhere for murder

“Will the American thriller go the way of the American automobile?” asks Alexander Narazyan in The Daily Beast.   “Is it possible that the entire Anglo-American world […]
24 March 2010

Check them out

What do these great writers have in common? Marcel Proust, Philip Larkin, Anne Tyler, Jorge Luis Borges, Madeleine l’Engle, Lewis Carroll, Archibald MacLeish, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas […]
23 March 2010

Keeping the Cake

Today’s guest blogger, Paula Butturini, will present her memoir, Keeping the Feast: One Couple’s Story of Love, Food and Healing in Italy, at the Library tomorrow, […]
22 March 2010

Chiseled in stone?

Proclaiming that Moses himself was a revisionist, Christopher Hitchens offers a new and improved version of the Ten Commandments. As the Bible offers “three or four […]