I really have to read more of his work. The one, my second, was just outstanding. A Red Lobster in Connecticut is closing, and Manny must manage the last day. 103 more words
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Kim Larsen has recently graduated from high school and is preparing to leave for college soon. She’s making the most of the final weeks in her small Ohio hometown, working shifts at the local Conoco to save up for school and spending most of her free time with her closest friends. 549 more words
EXCLUSIVE: The Spectacular Now helmer James Ponsoldt is negotiating to adapt and direct West Of Sunset, an adaptation of the Stewart O’Nan novel for Sidney Kimmel Entertainment. 274 more words
Review: West of Sunset, by Stewart O’Nan
Penguin, 2015. 289 pp. $28.
I’ve never been able to read about addictions. I have thin tolerance for masochism, an issue that cuts to the bone with me, without having to find it in the bottle, the racetrack, or various crystalline powders. 656 more words
West of Sunset
We are Here: Done!
Spoilers? Not unless you consider fictionalized history spoiler-able.
O’Nan chose to zero in on the final years of Fitzgerald’s life, spent partly working on screenplays in Hollywood and if the book has it correctly, partly drinking himself into an early grave with some whistle-stops stations Family Man, Adulterer, and Reconciling with My Mistress. 981 more words