Cathy Day

Books
4:49 pm
Mon June 16, 2008

Comeback Season: How I Learned to Play the Game of Love

Comeback Season: How I Learned to Play the Game of Love

These memoirs are sociology, anthropology, like Margaret Mead's Coming of Age in Samoa, or travel narratives of distant and exotic places. Except that, of course, the time is now, the place is here, and the mysterious creatures speaking and under discussion are American women, friendly and intelligent and utterly un-understood by the mass of American males.

Read more
Don Noble
1:27 pm
Mon November 8, 2004

The Circus in Winter

You pick up a book about the circus and you think, man, this has just got to be fun, and usually it is. The Circus in Winter is such a book.

The Circus in Winter

There are certain subjects for fiction that seem intrinsically right, that just have to work. You pick up a book about the circus and you think, man, this has just got to be fun, and usually it is. The Circus in Winter is such a book.

Read more