Monthly Archives: January 2012

City of Thieves and the Unforgettable Kolya

City of Thieves by David Benioff My rating: 5 of 5 stars During the siege of Leningrad, two young men, sentenced to hang for spurious crimes, are given a reprieve. One is the narrator, Lev Beniov (possibly the author’s grandfather … Continue reading

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The Sound on the Page: Quick Review

This is one of those craft books I like because it talks less about what should be done and more to what could be done. The Sound on the Page: Style and Voice in Writing by Ben Yagoda My rating: … Continue reading

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