by James Wolcott
Hardcover, 491 pages, Random House Inc, List Price: $30 | purchase
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This selection of writings encompass the author's cultural observations on everything from music and movies to books and television throughout the past four decades.
November 26, 2013 For critic Maureen Corrigan, this year's hybrid family holiday may be best celebrated by escaping into a book. Her recommendations include a kids' book about Russian Jews who identify with the Pilgrims, and a novel that contemplates class divides during wartime through the lens of a football game.
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