Flavorwire, Lives of Notorious Cooks

November 27, 2013

Flavorwire lists Lives of Notorious Cooks amongst the 50 Essential Novels for Foodies.

Second “best-of-type-list” this month… Anyhow, a sort of interesting list.

Funny that some guy who thinks he owns the two English words “Great Chefs” wanted to sue over the original title. So petty.

 

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Kodagain – Caligula

November 25, 2013


Largehearted Boy: Miss Homicide Plays the Flute

November 24, 2013

Largehearted Boy was kind enough to call Miss Homicide Plays the Flute “one of the year’s most inventive novels” and put up my playlist for the book.


Ten books to read before you are 10

November 23, 2013
  1. Water Margin by Shi Nai’an
  2. Candide by Voltaire
  3. Yankee Hobo in the Orient by John Patric
  4. Autobiography of a Yogi by Paramahansa Yogananda
  5. Treasure Island by Stevenson
  6. Shank’s Mare by Ikku
  7. Down and Out in Paris and London by Orwell
  8. The Hunchback of Notre-Dame by Alexander Dumas
  9. Notes from the Underground by Dostoevsky
  10. The Journey to the West by Anonymous

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Kodagain – Bye

November 22, 2013


miss homicide limited edition

November 21, 2013

also, there are still copies of the limited edition available at the publisher’s website…and paperbacks of course available there and probably a bunch of other places

 


PopMatters…Miss Homicide

November 21, 2013

Over at PopMatters there is a very nice review of Miss Homicide Plays the Flute