Thursday, July 23

Bookish: Brief Notes (4#) -

He Brought Magic to Room 205: A former Stuyvesant High School student of Frank McCourt writes a brief memoir about her teacher who recently passed on. [TDB]

# Early Preview of Upcoming
Fall Novels from Leon Neyfakh at the NYO.

# Empire of Illusion:
The End of Literacy and the Triumph of Spectacle
by Chris Hedges at NPR.

# Three Book Picks about
what was formerly known as Radio at NPR.