Lean but elliptical

My review of William Lychack’s The Wasp Eater appears in the weekend’s Washington Post Book World.

(For different perspectives, see this summary of a review forthcoming in Rake Magazine, and a Library Journal interview with the author. The accompanying Library Journal review doesn’t seem to be available to nonsubscribers online, but from the Amazon excerpt and the tone of the interview I gather that it’s a rave.)


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