in Mc Lean, VA, United States
40 to 60
“First read Steve Coll when he was foreign correspondent for the Washington Post. He tells a great story with first-rate scholarship, whether he's writing for the New Yorker or himself.”
Hubert Selby Jr.
“Haven't been so jazzed about a book since On The Road. Like Kerouac, Selby is best read out loud and very loud.”
“These characters were my friends for as long as it took me to read the books. When I finished, I was truly sorry to say goodbye. And all by the same author of Blood Meridian!”
“Full of references to Norse mythology. Like Tolkien, Byatt creates an entire world, but hers is full of poetry and the human impulse to collect ideas, objects, people.”