December, 2007

What are You Recommending, Donna Seaman?

by admin | Dec-11-2007

LAST week, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award....read »

Ethics in Book Reviewing Survey: The Results

by admin | Dec-11-2007

Dear NBCC Members and “Critical Mass” Readers: 68.5 percent of book reviewers think anyone mentioned in a book’s acknowledgements should be barred from...read »

The Critical Library: Stuart Kelly

by admin | Dec-11-2007

Each week, the National Book Critics Circle will post a list of five books a critic believes reviewers should have in their libraries. We recently heard from...read »

Around the World with the NBCC

by admin | Dec-11-2007

In the Chicago Tribune, three-time NBCC winning novelist E.L. Doctorow reviews the latest memoir by the indomintable Studs Terkel, who won the NBCC’s Ivan R....read »

What are You Recommending, Donna Seaman?

by admin | Dec-11-2007

LAST week, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

It’s Not About the Car:  John Updike’s Rabbit is Rich

by admin | Dec-10-2007

The following essay from Kansas City Star books editor John Mark Eberhart begins In Retrospect series’ look at John Updike’s 1981 NBCC winner, “Rabbit is...read »

What Are You Recommending, John Casey?

by John Casey | Dec-09-2007

LAST week, the NBCC launched a Best Recommended List, drawn from the votes of our members and over a hundred former finalists and winners of our award. (For...read »

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