Review

Just My Type: A Book About Fonts by Simon Garfield
Art
November 26, 2010 posted by Unity Auckland

Just My Type: A Book About Fonts by Simon Garfield

Just My Type: A Book About Fonts Simon Garfield, Profile Books ($30) An engaging Bill Bryson-esque history on everything from the Guardian’s April Fool’s day hoax on the islands of…

The Killer Inside Me by Jim Thompson
Fiction
September 21, 2010 posted by Unity Wellington

The Killer Inside Me by Jim Thompson

The Killer Inside Me Jim Thompson, Black Lizard Vintage ($29) Hopefully the controversy surrounding Michael Winterbottom’s recent film adaptation has provoked readers to investigate the source material. Stanley Kubrick worked…

Freedom by Jonathan Franzen
Fiction
August 27, 2010 posted by Unity Wellington

Freedom by Jonathan Franzen

Freedom Jonathan Franzen, Fourth Estate ($30) Jonathan Franzen’s new novel Freedom may present problems for those that suffer from literary anxiety. The Corrections, his previous novel, was hailed as the…