My girlfriend got my The Savage Detectives by Roberto Bolaño for my birthyday, and I have to say so far it’s pretty damn amazing.
Subjects: fiction, reading
I’m reading Against the Day now. I had misgivings about it, but it turns out I’m loving every page. It’s reminding me of all the reasons I loved Pynchon in the first place.
Subjects: reading, books
Insane? The 365 book year
Emerging Writer’s Network interviews a woman who read 365 books last year. They completely fail to ask the two questions that I would think to be the most obvious: “How fast do you read?” and “How many hours a day do you devote to reading?”