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Culture, Summer Guide Summer Guide 2013: Great Beach Reads

Summer Guide 2013: Great Beach Reads

Valley of the Dolls Descend into the pill-addicted world of 1940s and 1950s New York in the greatest trashy novel ever written. A Walk in the Woods Bill Bryson takes off along the Appalachian Trail with a recovering-alcoholic acquaintance from…
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Film, "Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy": An Atmospheric Return to the Cold War

"Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy": An Atmospheric Return to the Cold War

John le Carré's Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy, the 1974 spy novel generally regarded as the writer's finest, is predicated on a pair of enigmatic personalities: the colorless bureaucratic master-spook George Smiley and the double agent the Soviets have planted near…
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