Category: Book Reviews

Numero Zero by Umberto Eco 0

Numero Zero by Umberto Eco

★★☆☆☆ In Umberto Eco’s slight new novel Numero Zero, a struggling writer named Dottor Colonna agrees to ghostwrite a memoir for Simei, the future head of Domani, a yet-to-be-published newspaper. Simei’s intentions with Domani...

The Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving 0

Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving

★★★★★ Age cannot diminish nor practice stale the writing power of John Irving. In Avenue of Mysteries, his fourteenth novel, we see the full display of his authoritative voice. Humor and pathos are wrapped...