The Speed Read
Books about race in America win the Pulitzer nonfiction awards....Forget Hugo Chavez: Latin American authors come up with their own list of books Barack Obama should read....What do readers owe their local bookstores?... J.G. Ballard was a great writer because he once was an encyclopedia salesman, plus he ate weevils during the Japanese occupation of Shanghai....Paul Begala recommends books about the South....Edgar Allan Poe wrote to eat....Philip Larkin profiled himself....The Orange Prize shortlist has been whittled down to six authors, and Toni Morrison didn't make the cut....Would you like to be a literary agent? It's a lot harder than it looks....But it's easy to buy books by the foot.
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