High Fidelity. About A Boy. A Long Way Down. Nick Hornby’s novels are unquestionably hilarious, often terribly poignant, and always terrific, and they define a time and place in our literary era.
David Thomson is a film critic, film historian, and cultural critic. The New Biographical Dictionary of Film is a modern classic, and was voted by critics and writers to be the most valuable film book of all time. It also made it clear that David Thomson is one of the great film authorities of all time as well. It’s a given that his Biographical Dictionary is a must-have to anyone who wants a quick reference to who-did-what-when in a movie or television show, despite the…
Magic imbues the city of Barcelona. That is a truism, and anyone who has been to Barcelona knows it and feels it.
Writers Bloc congratulates Mel Brooks, Dick Cavett and HBO Productions on the recent Emmy® nomination for Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett: Together Again.
Martin Amis. Labeled an iconic writer, one of the best of the postwar British authors. Sometimes his novels are bitingly funny and ironic, and some books are dark and unsettling.
Pulitzer Prize winning novelist and short story writer Junot Díaz writes some of the edgiest– and idealistic– prose in American fiction.