“The language is dark and lush, compelling the reader to finish just one more chapter . . . [Taylor] crafts intriguing, fully realized characters . . .”
This is an exuberant and effervescent book that stretches beyond just shoes designed by Manolo Blahnik.
Brian Kenny’s book, Ahead of the Curve: Inside the Baseball Revolution, borders on heresy.
One can always trust the police to be dogged and to keep voluminous records, though they’re not always accurate.
“Antisemitism did not bring Hitler to power; a pervasive national crisis and the machinations of self-interested conservative politicians did.”
“Stevens certainly raises the bar . . .”
“proves a compelling vehicle for a retelling of one of the world’s greatest stories.”
Given his past works like the intricate and, let us say, expansive novel American Gods and his groundbreaking comic book, The Sandman, that helped define the nature of the graphic
Sir John Halberd is found dead in the Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park, London.
In a striking package of 20 inspired poems and vibrant artwork, Out of Wonder honors the spirited work of poets from a range of eras and origins.
Few are aware of the trials faced by foreign nationals who live in the United Arab Emirates, also known as the Gulf States. News reports from the region focus more on the locals and their kings.
It’s difficult to describe quite how delightful this book is for a word nerd.