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A landmark collection of essays on literature and culture from one of America's most beloved and influential critics Right up until his death in 2008, John Leonard was a lion in American letters. A passionate, erudite, and wide-ranging critic, he helped shape the landscape of modern literature. He reviewed the most celebrated writers of his age—from Kurt Vonnegut and Joan Didion to Thomas Pynchon and Michael Chabon. He also contributed many pieces on... more
Published: March 15, 2012 by Penguin Press
Genre: Biographies & Memoirs. Non-fiction. 400 pages