The Oregonian calls Jonathan Ames "an edgier David Sedaris."
The Observer lists ten books for the beach, all rock music tomes.
When I was a kid, one of my favorite things to do on a rainy day was to visit my best friend and listen to his brother's Firesign Theatre albums. I just discovered the comedy troupe's interactive website, complete with abandoned blog and sound bites.
Largehearted favorite Michael Chabon is taking part in Winston-Salem's Bookmarks writing festival on September 11th, along with poet Galway Kinnell and others.
The New York Daily News asks, "Can NYC's Scissor Sisters,
big in Britain, make it here, too?"