Books by Laura Jacobs

CELESTIAL BODIES by Laura Jacobs
Released: May 8, 2018

"'They're doing choreography,' Danny Kaye sang in White Christmas. As Jacobs demonstrates, however, ballet is so much more."
Ballet is a pleasure to watch, but some of its subtleties may be lost on the average viewer. Here, a dance critic tries to explain them. Read full book review >
WOMEN ABOUT TOWN by Laura Jacobs
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 20, 2002

"An insider affair, and a shameless plug for the glib set."
A group of sleekly self-absorbed New York women anguish over one-upmanship in the fields of print and fashion—in a trite, superficial debut from editor and New Criterion dance critic Jacobs. Read full book review >