Aug 6, 2012 @ 12:05:00 am
Blurb king Gary Shteyngart
Errol Morris's book A Wilderness of Error won't be out until September, but it's already gathering attention in the Twittersphere. Morris returns to the murder trial that Janet Malcom made famous in the Journalist and the Murderer and comes to the conclusion—contrasting Malcolm's—that accused killer Jeffrey MacDonald was wrongly imprisoned. "Anyone who read Journalist and the Murderer must read this new errol morris book," tweeted Boston Globe reporter Leon Neyfakh. "Janet malcolm should be ashamed of herself."
Adam Sternberg, a culture editor at the New York Times Magazine, has sold his first novel, Shovel Ready—about a garbageman who becomes a hitman—to Crown Publishing.
Salon inaugurates their new column of audiobook reviews with a review of the audiobook for Dave Egger’s A Hologram for the King. In addition
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