In twenty-three passionate, sparkling dispatches--which range over such crucial writers as Thomas Hardy, Leo Tolstoy, Edmund Wilson, and Mikhail Lermontov--literary critic James Wood offers a panoramic look at the modern novel. He effortlessly connects his encyclopedic, passionate understanding of the literary canon with an equally in-depth analysis of the most important authors writing today, including Cormac McCarthy, Lydia Davis, and Aleksandar Hemon. The Fun Stuffis indispensable reading for anyone who cares about contemporary literature.
Enhanced compact disc, MP3 format. Will not play on standard CD player.
"Tracks Every 10 Minutes and by Chapter."
Read by Simon Vance.
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