A Love of Reading, The Second Collection: More Reviews of Contemporary Fiction

A Love of Reading, The Second Collection: More Reviews of Contemporary Fiction

Robert Adams


Fourteen superb new stories from the writer of A Love of Reading. Passionate, notion upsetting, and witty.

A Love of analyzing, the second one Collection includes 14 new reports of recent classics from a discriminating, hugely pleasing, and prodigiously well-read guide.

In a stimulating choice, starting from Margaret Atwood’s Alias Grace to Zadie Smith’s White Teeth, and from Charles Frazier’s Cold Mountain to Sheri Holman’s The costume Lodger, renowned literary critic Robert Adams skilfully interweaves a nimble and enlightening dialogue of plot, subject matter, and characterization with interesting old, biographical, and literary context. Adams is again and again attracted to the spectacle of less-than-perfect people making their manner in a opposed international, and for this reason his reports are a highly fulfilling mixture of wealthy pathos and plentiful humour. within the phrases of the Calgary Herald, they're “a bibliophile’s dream.”

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