August 18, 2007
More than any book I have read this year, I was skeptical when I picked up Miranda July's debut collection of short stories, No One Belongs Here More Than You, especially after reading Nick Antosca's Huffington Post piece about the book. The stories eased my skepticism, July is as poised with a pen as she is making films (her film You and Me and Everyone We Know is a personal favorite). The stories show remarkable insight into the human condition. These often too short stories charm with July's talent for easy dialog.
For two weeks, enter the coupon code "LHB001" at Atomic Books and receive 15% off this title.
My next book is Pete Jordan's memoir, Dishwasher.
also at Largehearted Boy:
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2007 Edition)
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2006 Edition)
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2005 Edition)
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2004 Edition)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)