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A Gambler's Anatomy by Jonathan Lethem 0

A Gambler’s Anatomy by Jonathan Lethem

★☆☆☆☆ A story about an international high-stakes backgammon hustler should at least be exciting. Instead, Jonathan Lethem’s A Gambler’s Anatomy is a dud. Its hero, Alexander Bruno, is an indiscernible husk of machismo adrift...

September 2016: Books to Read and Review 0

September 2016: Books to Read and Review

Mid-September marks the start of a packed fall season of major book releases. Many great writers like Ian McEwan, Jonathan Lethem, Zadie Smith, and Michael Chabon have books coming out this autumn; those of...