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  • Julian Barnes wins 2011 Man Booker Prize

     
    The 2011 Man Booker Prize goes to Julian Barnes for The Sense of an Ending."...
  • Man Booker win shoots Julian Barnes to Amazon's top 10

     
    After his Man Booker Prize win, people are snapping up Julian Barnes' novel "The Sense of an Ending."...
  • Should Joyce Carol Oates have revealed her second marriage?

     
    After all the conversation these last few years about the ethics of the memoir, you'd think we might have figured it out....
  • The Man Booker Prize 2011 longlist includes former Angeleno

     
    A onetime LA bartender rubs shoulders with Alan Hollinghurst and Julian Barnes on the 2011 Man Booker Prize longlist....
  • Man Booker Prize announces 2011 shortlist

     
    The 6-book shortlist for the 2011 Man Booker Prize was announced Tuesday; Patrick deWitt, a former Los Angeles bartender, made the cut with his bawdy cowboy noir, "The Sisters Brothers."...
  • Book review: 'Pulse' by Julian Barnes

    Book review: 'Pulse' by Julian Barnes
    Pulse Stories Julian Barnes Alfred A. Knopf: 227 pp., $25 Of our leading novelists, Julian Barnes has one of the richest historical imaginations. "Flaubert's Parrot" (the title is more or less self-explanatory) and "Arthur & George" (based on a true...
  • Make-up calls – and musings on the 2011 Man Booker

    Make-up calls – and musings on the 2011 Man Booker
    In the sporting world, there is something called the "make-up call." Umpires and referees deny it exists, but the idea is that when they blow a call — and the crowd is always happy to point out when this has occurred, employing the time-honored...
  • Holiday books: Fiction

    Holiday books: Fiction
    Aleph A Novel Paulo Coelho Alfred A. Knopf, $24.95 A crisis of faith prompts a man to begin a journey of self-discovery from Africa to Asia. The Angel Esmeralda Nine Stories Don DeLillo Scribner, $24 The first collection of short stories from a...
  • The Chicago Tribune's favorite books of 2011

    The Chicago Tribune's favorite books of 2011
    As 2011 comes to a close, we take a minute to reflect on the year's best in the world of publishing. Here is the list of our favorites, all published this year: FICTION "The Paris Wife" by Paula McLain This gorgeous novel portrays the whirlwind...
  • 'Alfred & Emily' by Doris Lessing

    'Alfred & Emily' by Doris Lessing
    Alfred & Emily Doris Lessing HarperCollins: 276 pp., $25.95 Doris Lessing has never been one to shy from bold moves. She married early to escape her overbearing mother, then left her husband and two children, wedding a German Communist classed as an...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Nov. 22, 2009

    Fiction 1. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson ($14.95) 2. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery ($15) 3. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout ($14) 4. Say You're One of Them by Uwem Akpan ($14.99) 5. The Guernsey Literary and...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Nov. 15, 2009

    Fiction 1. The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson ($14.95) 2. Olive Kitteridge by Elizabeth Strout ($14) 3. The Elegance of the Hedgehog by Muriel Barbery ($15) 4. The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society by Mary Ann Shaffer and...