Books John Sellers Books by John Sellers John Sellers has written books about: Arts & Entertainment Nonfiction Biography & Memoir Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about John Sellers Critics' Lists: Summer '07 Summer Reads for Former Recess Rebels June 4, 2007 As kids we preferred indoor recess to the playground hullabaloo. As adults we're film dorks, comic book geeks and indie-music nerds. We do not, as a general rule, jet-ski. This is what we'll be reading as we try to avoid the sun. Summer Books 2007: Excerpts Excerpt: 'Perfect from Now On: How Indie Rock Saved My Life' June 4, 2007 John Sellers' memoir of his obsessive love affair with indie-rock music is the "bildungsroman of a hyperliterate music snob," says Glen Weldon. The tale is "music snobbery at its most cheerily self-mocking, written in a highly charged style that goes down easy."