Archive for the ‘Fiction’ Category

Bozos on the fiction bus?

Saturday, September 7th, 2013

Once again, David Shields tosses a literary grenade across the table, challenging everything we think we know about fiction. (Everything we know is wrong? Are we all bozos on this bus?) A fervent provocateur for a complete re-thinking of how we write and think about books (novels mostly), Shields continues his advocacy of collage – […]

On the road again…

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Peddling Pepperland in July! DC, New York, Minneapolis…

“An effervescent momentum…”

Monday, August 5th, 2013

ForeWord Reviews loves Pepperland! Read it here!

Talking big on Chicago’s WGN Radio…

Saturday, July 6th, 2013

Had a great time chatting with WGN Weekend host Bill Moller a while back – talkin’ college, books and the twists and turns of life. Listen up:  

Seven Books that Rock…

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

Noted scribe Eric Smith, writing for Book Riot this week,  says Pepperland is “gripping and quite hilarious…seriously recommend it.”  Then Eric muses on seven other outstanding novels that truly rock. Pulitzer Price-winning Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad and Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity included – Pepperland is in good company.