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Extry! Extry! Read All About it

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Brockman is the head writer for the daily Book News posts on the Powells.com blog. In his free time he's hard at work on his fictional memoir, which changes titles daily.

The views and commentary posted by Brockman are entirely his own, and are not representative of the whole of Powell's Books, its employees, or any sane human being.

Books mentioned in this post

  1. A Long Way Down: A Novel
    Used Hardcover $5.50
  2. Shalimar the Clown: A Novel
    Used Hardcover $12.95
  3. The Accidental: A Novel Used Hardcover $9.95

  4. America (the Book): A Citizen's...
    Used Hardcover $3.50
  5. The Borowitz Report: The Big Book of... New Trade Paper $9.99
  6. Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing...
    Used Trade Paper $8.00

2 Responses to "Extry! Extry! Read All About it"

    Venkman November 16th, 2005 at 6:08 pm

    What nonsense! Even the most rudimentary "Superman" reader, or a philistine who has but glimpsed the motion picture, knows that Kryptonians do not have thoraxes. Unless you're talking about Kryptonian ants, maybe...

    Andrew November 17th, 2005 at 9:35 am

    This year's Whitbread Nominations include the Ballad of Lee Cotton by Christopher Wilson and as listed in the blog as not available in the US. Well this is incorrect, the title is called COTTON and is published by Harcourt.
    Any references to the the Ballad of Lee Cotton should reference the US version.

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