really great review of George Saunders's Pastoralia that not only discusses the (amazing) stories in the collection, but also pokes at the similarities between Saunders and David Foster Wallace.
It's that time of year again. Over at The Morning News you can submit your three favorite books to be considered for the 2012 Tournament of Books. We are HUGE fans of this yearly spectacle and are just stupid-excited about it.
Finally, since Roberto Bolaño's The Third Reich is being released today, you might want to check out The Millions's Bolaño Syllabus, which aims to offer "continued guidance to newcomers and enthusiasts alike."