Dwight Garner, an editor at the New York Times Book Review, writes a book blog for the Times: Paper Cuts.
This is a great, consistently interesting, occasionally sardonic daily post. It has a global scope, and the tone is appealing and lavishly educated. Basically, I’m a fan. Could you tell?
The web is overwhelming. Who knows what’s good and what’s not? Paper Cuts is good.
Also good — remarkable, really — is Mark Slouka’s new novel, The Visible World.
Hopefully, I will be able to go into more detail about the books I’m reading — at some point, soon. Today is rainy and grey. The clouds hide the mountains from view.