Monthly Archives: February 2011

Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go — Enthusiasticast Episode 48 Part Two

Jon endorses Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go. (Part Two) We also mention: Kazuo Ishiguro’s The Unconsoled — Enthusiasticast Episode 39 Never Let Me Go The Movie Remains of The Day The Movie Time’s 100 Greatest Novels Since 1923 Michael … Continue reading

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Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go — Enthusiasticast Episode 48 Part One

Jon endorses Kazuo Ishiguro’s Never Let Me Go. (Part One) Our Oscar Picks: The 83rd Annual Academy Awards, February 27th, 2011 (Oscars.com) Our pick(s) for best actress, supporting — Melissa Leo (her ad campaign) Our pick(s) for best actor, supporting … Continue reading

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Sean Costello’s Here After — Enthusiasticast Episode 47

Special guest, Mark Leslie, endorses Sean Costello’s Here After. We also mention: Terry Fallis win Canada Reads Matthew Wayne Selznick’s Brave Men Run Wikipedia entry for Piers Anthony Scott Sigler’s Infected Cory Doctorow Machine of Death Podiobooks.com Mur Lafferty Librivox … Continue reading

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Simon Lelic’s Rupture (A Thousand Cuts) — Enthusiasticast Episode 46

Mark endorses Simon Lelic‘s Rupture. 300 Expert on the Battle of Thermopylae King’s Speech Ben Mezrich The Social Network Michael Cunningham’s The Hours A.S. Byatt’s Possession Alias Grace and Grace Marks Zuckerberg on Saturday Night Live The Wire Emily Bazelon’s … Continue reading

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Cover Story

During my enthusiasm for Jennifer Egan’s A Visit From the Goon Squad, I off-handedly mentioned that I didn’t care for the cover, largely because I felt like it didn’t reflect the book at all (it’s a perfectly serviceable bit of … Continue reading

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