Book Review: Dave Eggers' 'Your Fathers' is angry take on changing world (Knopf), by Dave Eggers Dave Eggers is ... "Fathers" comes on the heels of two recent Eggers novels that have edged around the idea that something is fundamentally broken in American society. If Eggers' "A Hologram for the King" was an almost polite ... 06/24/2014 - 3:58 am | View Link
‘The Circle’ by Dave Eggers When I finished reading Dave Eggers’s chilling and caustic novel ... “The Circle” is biting, even vicious at times. Despite the polemics, Eggers raises timely questions about transparency, privacy, democracy, and the sinister side of the Internet. 10/19/2013 - 12:24 pm | View Link
Dave Eggers to sign books Sunday at Boswell Dave Eggers visits Milwaukee Sunday afternoon to sign ... floundering professionally and personally in Saudi Arabia. In his New York Times review of the book, Pico Iyer called "Hologram" "a clear, supremely readable parable of America in the global economy ... 02/1/2013 - 7:54 am | View Link
Dave Eggers to visit Milwaukee's Boswell Books on Sunday Dave Eggers visits Milwaukee Sunday afternoon to sign ... floundering professionally and personally in Saudia Arabia. In his New York Times review of the book, Pico Iyer called “Hologram” “a clear, supremely readable parable of America in the global ... 01/29/2013 - 4:44 am | View Link
The best books of 2012 A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers Dave Eggers gave us the brave story of Zeitoun, the Syrian-American small-time businessman who rides out Hurricane Katrina in a small canoe in New Orleans and saves the lives of his many neighbours. Coming after 9/11 ... 12/19/2012 - 11:45 am | View Link
What Is the What By Dave Eggers Dave Eggers’s “What Is the What” is, like “Huckleberry Finn,” a picaresque novel of adolescence. But the injustices, horrors and follies that ... 07/22/2014 - 9:04 pm | View Website
Book Review This article has been revised to reflect the following correction: Correction: September 6, 2009 A review on Aug. 16 about “Zeitoun,” Dave Eggers ’s ... 07/22/2014 - 4:17 pm | View Website
A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers — Reviews ... This is what I imagine Dave Eggers’ thought process was like in composing Hologram: “I want to write another novel. Haven’t done that in a little while. 07/22/2014 - 3:49 pm | View Website
A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers – review | Books ... Dave Eggers elegantly dissects the outsourcing of the American Dream. By Theo Tait 07/22/2014 - 10:41 am | View Website
A Hologram for the King by Dave Eggers | 9781936365746 ... Dave Eggers is the bestselling author of seven books including A Hologram for the King, a finalist for the National Book Award; Zeitoun, winner of the American Book ... 07/22/2014 - 2:27 am | View Website
In the midst of so much gloom, a little happy news out of Ukraine: Yelena Akhtiorskaya can’t resolve the separatist crisis or repel Vladimir Putin, but this 28-year-old writer from Odessa subordinates the violence of nations for a moment and offers the balm of laughter. Her first novel, “Panic in a Suitcase,” is equal parts borscht stew and Borscht Belt — an immigration comedy that can’t tell whether it’s leaving or coming to America.
Just before he dies, Marjorie Burke’s grandfather leaves her a message: “He’s coming for me. Then he’s coming for you.” In Stephanie Feldman’s “The Angel of Losses” (Ecco, $25.99), Marjorie must unravel this bizarre warning. But she’s also busy trying to complete her PhD research on the Wandering Jew and deal with her sister’s unexpected marriage to an Orthodox Jew who belongs to a mystical sect called the Berukhim Penitents.