Book Review: Juliet, Naked by Nick Hornby


Author: Nick Hornby Title: Juliet, Naked Publication Info: Riverhead Hardcover (2009) ISBN: 1594488878 Summary/Review: This novel is about three people: Duncan an English man-child obsessed with an American singer/songwriter who abruptly quit show business in the 1980s, his long-suffering girlfriend Annie who is realizing that she may never have children, and the retired musician himself…

Book Review: Netherland by Joseph O’Neill


Author:Joseph O’Neill Title: Netherland Publication Info: Pantheon (2008) ISBN: 0307377040 Summary/Review: This is a novel written by a Dutch man Hans who marries a English woman Rachel and together move to New York for business.  There they have a child and their marriage begins to crumble.  The September 11th attacks prove to be a catalyst…