Alan Cheuse Alan Cheuse reviewed books on All Things Considered for more than 30 years. He died on July 31, 2015 at the age of 75.
'Life and Death and Other Stories'
'Children's Hospital' from the McSweeney's Stable
Book Selections to Nourish the Mind at the Holidays
'Next' from Crichton: Genetic Technology
A Compendium of 'Modern Arabic Fiction'
Cormac McCarthy's 'The Road'
In Styron, a Literary Landmark Remains
King Portrays Horrors of Interior Worlds
People Acting Up: 'Gallatin Canyon'
Novel: 'The Emperor's Children' in New York
A Writer Tells (and Appears in) Daring Stories
The narrator's mother has just died, he has moved to Washington, D.C., to teach a seminar on literature and AIDS, and he is obsessed by the mourning of Mary Todd Lincoln. Grief: A Novel, by Washington, D.C.-based writer Andrew Holleran, is a revealing book, with biting humor, about grief and loss in the era of AIDS.
A Novelist Reflects on Emotions in the Age of AIDS
Two Quests in Novel 'Fiddler's Dream'
Fuentes Novel 'The Eagle's Throne'
A 'Red Weather' Story Set in Milwaukee