Stories By Elinor Teele
The Irish Americans: A History by Jay P. DolanMay 26, 2020
America’s love affair with all things Irish – with J.F.K. and seedy bars in “The Departed,”...
Frederick Burr Opper’s Happy HooliganMay 26, 2020
Viewed in retrospect, post-Depression, however, he acquires a special poignancy. Here was a man who was...
A Mercy by Toni MorrisonMay 23, 2020
That’s it. Truly. That’s the plot. But to say that is all there is to it...
Baby Jesus Pawn Shop by Lucia OrthMay 23, 2020
So let me begin by saying Orth is a very talented writer. She has an eye...
Casanova by Ian KellyMay 23, 2020
Ah, Casanova. Men want to be him, and women want to be with him. Or is...
Frontiersman: Daniel Boone and the Making of America by Meredith Mason BrownMay 22, 2020
It was brutal stuff. Massacres, scalpings, crops burned, winters with only salted meat to eat –...
Résistance by Agnès HumbertMay 21, 2020
The early resistors soon discover that the Nazis don’t view their activities with similar lightheartedness. Oblivious...
Fine Just the Way It Is: Wyoming Stories 3 by Annie ProulxMay 21, 2020
Things are never fine just they way they are in Annie Proulx’s new collection of Wyoming...
How the Soldier Repairs the Gramophone by Saša StanišicMay 20, 2020
Yet it is no accident that Aleksandar begins with an account of death, nor is it...
The Garden of Last Days by Andre Dubus IIIMay 19, 2020
Of course, the reason the affable Dubus was feeding strippers $20 from his writing fellowship becomes...