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.
THE SUN AND OTHER STARS
"Pasulka scores a refreshing success with her affectionate portrait of a small-town community and her fresh angle on an aching heart."
On the Italian Riviera, a wounded young man rediscovers his appetite for life through the intervention of a fugitive soccer celebrity, in the heartwarming second novel from award-winning writer Pasulka. Read full book review >