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Beauty and Decay

This week, instead of reviewing a book, I wanted to talk a little bit about one particular author:  Cormac McCarthy.  McCarthy has been one of my favorite novelists for a number of years and with his recent explosion of fame (thanks to his Pulitzer for The Road and the film adaptation of No Country for […]

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Delving into Darkness

I want to preface by saying that this book is definitely not for everyone. Nick Cave’s debut novel, And the Ass Saw the Angel, fell into my hands two years ago.  Knowing Nick Cave primarily as a musician, I found myself hesitant to even read the book, due to some strange, mutant fear that if […]

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