Category Archives: Literature

Review of Neal Stephenson: Quicksilver

(This is an Amazon review) I purchased this book almost three years ago after reading some positive reviews. I’d never read Stephenson before, but I was drawn to the idea of a cyberpunk/historical fiction novel. I read Quicksilver while I … Continue reading

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State By State: A Panoramic Portrait Of America- A Review

  If you like McSweeney’s and Believer products then you’ll probably really like this book; and, likewise, if you hate both brands then you should probably stay away from this. State by State is not officially a McSweeney’s publication, but … Continue reading

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Review: Wise Blood by Flannery O’Connor

Tonight, I just finished reading Flannery O’Connor’s Wise Blood. I had been meaning to read this novel for quite some time, but was persuaded by Terry Teachout, who ranked it as one of his Fifteen books in fifteen minutes. Wise … Continue reading

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