Review of “The Bone Clocks.”

I had the pleasure of reviewing the new novel, The Bone Clocks, from one of my favorite living writers, David Mitchell, in the Lincoln Journal-Star. A snippet: As opposed to the six self-contained stories in “Cloud Atlas,” “The Bone Clocks” attempts to trace a single story through the ages and locations of the world, fitting them together in […]

Man Booker Prize Shortlist.

Just this morning, the shortlist for the Man Booker Prize was announced. A couple books that have been long on my reading list (the Fowler and Ferris) were included, and one that I’m currently reading (David Mitchell’s The Bone Clocks) was left off. My verdict is still out on The Bone Clocks.