Tag Archives: Martin Amis

An Excerpt from Pax Americana

Kurt Baumeister’s debut novel, a satirical thriller entitled Pax Americana, will be released on March 15th by Stalking Horse Press. Early notices have been strong including praise from Weeklings Founding Editor Sean Beaudoin and bestselling authors Darin Strauss and Caroline … Continue reading




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Point/Counterpoint: Sean Beaudoin vs. Matthew Specktor

Take a front row seat for this exciting, no-holds-barred game of style and wit, in which eight topics of the day are parsed, thrust, and parried as you listen to the intellectual steel clang.




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Raw Book Reviews by the Restlessly Deceased: Charles Bukowski on Martin Amis

During each installment of this regular and beloved feature, a new book is reviewed from beyond the grave by a restless author of yore. This week, Charles Bukowski dirty old mans Martin Amis’s “Lionel Asbo.”




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Be Not Afeard; The Isle is Full of Noises

England looks in the mirror, and what looks back? Alex Clark ponders if it’s Lionel Asbo or Love, Actually.




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