Monthly Archives: January 2011

Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad — Enthusiasticast Episode 45

Jon endorses Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad. Amy Chua Battle Hymn of The Tiger Mother James Patterson Stephen King’s Full Dark No Stars Michael Crichton DaVinci Code, Eat Pray Love, The Alchemist Things We Didn’t See Coming … Continue reading

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London Intrusion

Mark likes Mieville, and I like comics, so obviously he’s done this just for us… Over at his blog China Mieville is serialising a webcomic under the tag ‘London Intrusion’. I’m about halfway through The City & the city right now, … Continue reading

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Andrew Vachss’ Shella — Enthusiasticast Episode 44

Special guest Chris Shulgan endorses Andrew Vachss’ Shella. Superdad: A Memoir of Rebellion, Drugs and Fatherhood by Chris Shulgan The Soviet Ambassador: The Making of the Radical Behind Perestroika by Chris Shulgan Neil Strauss’ The Game Mary Karr James Frey … Continue reading

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J.G. Ballard’s High-Rise — Enthusiasticast Episode 43

Mark endorses J.G. Ballard’s High-Rise. We also mention… True Grit (New and Old) The Unforgiven 3:10 To Yuma The Quick and the Dead directed by Sam Raimi Barton Fink Dances with Wolves No Country for Old Men Winter’s Bone Barry … Continue reading

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