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J.M. Coetzee. Summertime.

Posted in Novels, Recently Read Novels with tags , , on January 20, 2010 by Richard Farrell

Fictional biographer interviews characters from Coetzee’s life after the author has died.  Interviews are candid and, at times, scathing indictments of the young writer.  Interesting fictional, autobiography.

Novels Read in 2008

Posted in Novels, Recently Read Novels on January 16, 2009 by Richard Farrell

Radiant Hunger. Diane Lefer
The Blue Streak. Ellen Lesser
The Weatherman. Clint McCown
Before and After. Rosellen Brown
Elle. Douglas Glover
Travels in the Scriptorium. Paul Auster
Zorro. Isabel Allende
The Cattle Killing. John Edgar Wideman
Sleepless Nights. Elizabeth Hardwick
Diary of A Bad Year. J.M. Coetzee
Uylsses. James Joyce
For Whom the Bell Tolls. Ernest Hemmingway
Man Gone Down. Michael Thomas
Pesthouse. Jim Crace
Sunlight Dialogues. John Gardner
Nickel Mountain. John Gardner
A Sport And A Pastime. James Salter