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Novelist Stewart O'Nan on "The Jungles of Tiritipa: A Cold War Fairy Tale"

Robert Ritzenthaler is “humbled to receive the first blurb for my novel, The Jungles of Tiritipa: A Cold War Fairy Tale. Mr. O’Nan, I’m forever grateful . 61 more words


"City of Secrets," by Stewart O'Nan

Viking, 208 pages. Hardcover $22.00

City of Secrets is a brilliantly imagined vision of turmoil in 1945 Jerusalem. A Jewish Latvian man who survived the Russians, the Nazis, and then the Russians again has made his way to Palestine, going by the name of Brand. 300 more words

Authors And Books

Electoral Politics & Working-Class Literature

Sherry Linkon’s essay, “To Really Understand Working-Class Voters, Read These Books,” was published by Moyers & Company.  She argues contemporary working-class writers such as  26 more words

Book Review: West of Sunset

The last couple years, I seemed to have found myself spending a lot of time with Fitzgerald, Hemingway, and historical fiction written around their grandiose rises and falls from grace. 864 more words

Book Reviews

Review: City of Secrets

City of Secrets
By Stewart O’Nan
Viking, Hardcover, 9780670785964, April 2016, 208pp.

The Short of It:

O’Nan is a master storyteller. He can take any topic and make it good… 279 more words

Book Review

War crime

New York City, 1942. The war overseas plays out in the homeland, too. The very day Woodrow Cain, a former North Carolina cop with a tarnished reputation, takes a job with the NYPD, the luxury liner… 661 more words