Tosches, Strauss, and Vonnegut (not Amber Frey)

What I'm not reading:

Amber Frey's (who ever she is) book

Anything about Brad and Jen

Curtis Sittenfield's Prep

The Boston Globe

Boston Magazine

Boston Herald

What I am reading:

Nick Tosches in Bookforum on "blurbs"

Steve Rodrick at Slate on Sportswriters

A Reuters feature on Gore Vidal

Valley of Bones by Michael Gruber

The Whole Equation by David Thomson

Street of Crocodiles by Bruno Schulz

Christopher Dickey's Death Squad Democracy at Newsweek online

Mark Danner's How Bush Really Won in the NYRB

Darin Strauss' NYTBR review of SIGHTSEEING Stories by Rattawut Lapcharoensap.

Kurt Vonnegut's forward to a new edition of Nelson Algren's The Man with a Golden Arm

-Robert Birnbaum

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