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Zac Hanscom
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Breakfast at Tiffany's
Breakfast at Tiffany's  is the latest in my novella/short novel kick.  At 192 pages, it runs for under three hours on Audible, and it's read by Michael C. Hall from Dexter  and Six Feet Under .  It had been in my wish list for some time when it became the D...
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All These Worlds
All These Worlds  is the third "Bobiverse" novel, a science-fiction story about a self-replicating spacecraft with an "artificial" intelligence created by scanning the brain of an early 21st-century entrepreneur and engineer who dies in an accident outside ...
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The Secret Scripture
The Secret Scripture  is another fantastic book by the Irish writer, Sebastian Barry.  It's the story of Roseanne McNulty, a 100-year-old Protestant woman who has lived in the Roscommon Regional Mental Hospital for half her life, perhaps more.  She decides ...
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Great Jones Street
Great Jones Street  is the 1973 novel by Don Delillo about the reclusive rock star, Bucky Wunderlick.  Wunderlick lives in an unfurnished apartment on Great Jones Street, Manhattan, where he is hassled by his agent, a drug dealer, neighbors, and other stran...
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July's People
July's People  was written in South Africa in 1981 by Nadine Gordimer  It takes place in the near future, when after a civil war in South Africa, apartheid is ended.  With all the major cities engulfed in war, the liberal Smales family escapes Johannesburg ...
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Eileen
Eileen is the stunning debut novel by Ottessa Moshfegh, an American writer who was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize for her efforts.  The novel is the story of Eileen, the boorish daughter of a police officer who lives in a small town outside of Boston ...
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The Butterfly Effect With Jon Ronson
The Butterfly Effect With Jon Ronson  is a seven-episode podcast given away for free on Audible.  It's about the effects of massive amounts of free pornography around 2008 on PornHub, although there have been other outlets like peer-to-peer files haring pro...
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Days Without End
Days Without End  is a fantastic book.  I read it on Audible, which I'd highly recommend.  It's an Irish novel, and very few of us are able to subvocalize an Irish accent with the genuineness of Aiden Kelly, who gives a wonderfully authentic reading.  His a...
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The Hospital: A "Mountain Man" Story
The Hospital: A Mountain Man Story  is free on Audible, so I thought I'd give it a listen.  There are four "Mountain Man" books, all of which take place during a zombie apocalypse.  I know, I know, but I read on.  I'm not a huge fan of zombie stories; I onl...
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian  is a short novel for adults and young adults by Sherman Alexie.  Albert Spirit, Jr. is the narrator, a 14-year-old boy starting high school on the Spokane Reservation.  After a tumultuous first week that sees...
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