NYTBR 26 July 2009: What Self Thought Would Be a Short List

Books self is interested in reading after perusing the 26 July 2009 issue of The New York Times Book Review:

1. After reading Liesl Schillinger’s review of Elisabeth Hyde’s new novel, In the Heart of the Canyon:

    Elisabeth Hyde’s new novel, In the Heart of the Canyon

2. After reading Mike Peed’s short reviews in the “Fiction Chronicle” :

    a first novel by Tess Callahan, April & Oliver
    C. E. Morgan’s All the Living
    Chandler Burr’s You or Someone Like You

3. After reading the end-paper essay, Ed Park’s amusing “Titles Within a Tale,” the following (real) books:

    Caitlin Macy’s short story collection, Spoiled
    Steve Hely’s How I Became a Famous Novelist
    Dean Koontz’s Relentless
    Jorge Luis Borges and Adolfo Bioy-Casares’s Chronicles of Bustos Domecq
    Nabokov’s Laughter in the Dark and The Real Life of Sebastian Knight

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