Archives

boat rocker ha jin

The Boat Rocker by Ha Jin Review on BookPage

I really disliked this book at first. The main character seemed irritating and petty to me. I like I was being asked to be on his side, and I didn’t want to be. But Ha Jin is a master, and I should’ve trusted that he was leading me someplace great. […]

gamblers anatomy lethem

A Gambler’s Anatomy by Jonathan Lethem Review on BookPage

I reviewed this novel from Jonathan Lethem for BookPage, and to be honest this was a tough one for me to get through. I liked Lethem’s Motherless Brooklyn, but this new one wasn’t for me. Why? I get into it a bit over on my BookPage review of A Gambler’s […]