This week we’re taking a closer look at Powell’s Pick of the Month Less Is Lost by Andrew Sean Greer.
Sequels are hard. I know that every time I finish one of these Spotlights, everyone wonders: “how can he top this?” And yet, somehow, I do. But it’s always a struggle to face the sky-high expectations.
This is just one more way in which I can look to Andrew Sean Greer’s Arthur Less for guidance. When I first read Less
, it was as an advanced reader copy for what promised to be a light comedy with a clever premise. It was that, and more. I found the ending to be so emotionally satisfying; it was a book that I hadn’t known...