The final installment in Dobbs’s important “Cold War Trilogy,” a program on Nixon’s famous speech will appeal to political junkies, novellas from Mosley, literary fiction from Orhan Pamuk, fun for sf fans, Virginia Woolf’s The Years, for fans of Downton Abbey.
Week ending May 3, 2013 Gagné, Michel (text & illus.). Zed: A Cosmic Tale. Image. 2013. 280p. ISBN 9781607066682. pap. $19.99. SF A young alien named Zed has traveled to the planet Xandria to compete in the Nob-L prize for inventions. Something goes awry when his entry, which is supposed to create a clean and [...]
More from Cole’s “Realm of Blood & Mist,” Oliver Twist, Muller’s Looking for Yesterday, Soli’s magical realism, Giunta’s multiple tours of duty, Jasanoff’s historical analysis and eyewitness testimonies, Manchester’s conclusion to The Last Lion, African Americans in Mississippi, and Wisel’s stirring memoir