Is there life after Harry Potter?
Theo Tait reviews The Casual Vacancy
by JK Rowling at The Guardian.
# Raffaele Sollecito publishes a memoir
about his adventures with Amanda Knox.
Honor Bound written with Andrew Gumbel.
# Why is the Arab world so easily
offended? By Fouad Ajami at WaPo.
:::: I was in transit last weekend and caught a terrible cold - the first in many years without one. Then, this past week, things around me became rather turbulent. I'm hoping the situation will settle down next week.
Meanwhile, hang in there!