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  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for March 1, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for March 1, 2009
    Fiction 1. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 2. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 3. The Reader by Bernhard Schlink ($13.95) 4. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 5. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga ($14) 6. People of the Book by Geraldine...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Feb. 15, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Feb. 15, 2009
    Fiction 1. Revolutionary Road by Richard Yates ($14.95) 2. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 3. The Reader by Bernhard Schlink ($13.95) 4. The White Tiger by Aravind Adiga ($14) 5. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14) 6. New...
  • New in paperback: Richard Yates, Denis Johnson, Charles Baxter and more

    Barry Day (ed): "The Letters of Noel Coward" (Vintage) "The human race is a let down. It thinks it's progressed but it hasn't. It thinks it's risen above the primeval slime but it hasn't -- it's still wallowing in it!," says Gilda in Noel Coward's...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for March 8, 2009

    Los Angeles Times bestsellers for March 8, 2009
    Fiction 1. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 2. The Reader by Bernhard Schlink ($13.95) 3. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 4. People of the Book by Geraldine Brooks ($15) 5. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 6. The White Tiger by...
  • John Cheever: New volumes spotlight his life and work

    John Cheever: New volumes spotlight his life and work
    "I shall not, for example, try to evoke a rhetorical chiaroscuro of an intellect suspended in the twilight of the last divine monarchy, exposed to the philosophies of anarchy, communism and socialism, stricken by a loss of free speech; an intelligence...
  • Los Angeles Times bestsellers for Jan. 4, 2009

    Fiction 1. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 2. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer ($10.99) 3. The Shack by William P. Young ($14.99) 4. The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot Díaz ($14) 5. The Appeal by John Grisham ($14) 6. A Thousand...
  • Michael Shannon's 'Revolutionary Road'

    Michael Shannon's 'Revolutionary Road'
    Michael Shannon is a big, imposing guy (whose head may weigh a whopping 15 pounds if one is to believe Internet biographies) who has played a lot of intense, imposing characters in such films as "Bug," "Before the Devil Knows You're Dead" and "Shotgun...
  • 'Revolutionary Road'

    Iconic together in "Titanic," Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet redefine their shared screen image in this disintegrating-marriage drama directed by Sam Mendes, Winslet's husband. In the adaptation of Richard Yates' novel, the stars play 1950s spouses...
  • 'Revolutionary Road' stars Kate Winslet, Leonardo DiCaprio, Michael Shannon

    Sam Mendes, the director of "Revolutionary Road," injects a few milligrams of hope into his film version of the 1961 Richard Yates novel, an excoriating portrait of a mid-1950s marriage built on sticks, straw and delusion. It is a harsh, merciless book....
  • Movie review: Revolutionary Road -- 4 out of 5 stars

    Did we begin questioning "The American Dream" with Richard Yates' acclaimed 1961 novel, Revolutionary Road? Or was he reporting something that began in the unquestioning 1950s? Call us "selfish" or "childish," but the marriage with two children, house in...
  • Books: Bestsellers // Paperback

    ++++++++++++++++++++ || No || LW || Title Author Weeks on list || || 1 || (1) || Marley & Me John Grogan 9 || || 2 || (3) || The Appeal John Grisham 7 || || 3 || (-) || Star Bright Catherine Anderson 1 || || 4 || (-) || Plum Lucky Janet Evanovich 1 ||...