10 Ways to Not Watch the Super Bowl [SHOWING SLIDE 10 OF 10]

We don't have anything against sports, okay? But we’re a little leery of the notion that everybody has to get excited about the scheduled mayhem that will erupt on Sunday night across America. So instead of watching the Super Bowl, we’ll be reading one of these 10 excellent new books. It’s a quiet, literary rebellion: Everyone else can watch football; we’ll be reading.

ORFEO by Richard Powers
Kirkus Star
by Richard Powers

"By the author's standards, this is taut, trim storytelling, though it characteristically makes all sorts of connections and proceeds on a number of different levels."
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