The Indomitable Ignatius

Celebrating one of DC’s finest journalist-authors

View from the Outside

A soliloquy from the previously unborn narrator of Ian McEwan’s Nutshell.

He Had a Dream

A look at Kitty Kelley's new book, Martin's Dream Day.

Lost in Translation

Much of Maureen Dowd’s brilliance is missing from her latest book.

2 Informative Books about Writing

These recent releases offer insights into the literary life

Name Recognition

An appreciation and critique of “brand” books

Remembering Robert F. Kennedy’s Transformation

A new book offers “a good panoramic view” of the politician slain in his prime.

Tennis, Anyone?

A look at three new books about the sublime sport