February 26, 2024 | Rome, Italy

Hazardous ducks

In “Your Duck is My Duck” (Harper Collins, 2918), the extraordinary American writer Deborah Eisenberg returns with six, novella-length tales [...]

Kudos for Cusk

Rachel Cusk’s recent “Kudos” closes a brilliant trilogy of novels —beginning with 2014’s “Outline”— that was dubbed “Faye” by some, [...]

Barnes on “Love”

In the 1960s, a youth and a married woman take a chance on madcap love. The result pitches tent between passion and melancholy.