Books

By Bill Henderson
Roger Rosenblatt Chip Cooper
A pilot for an Amazon Original Series
With enough online views and positive comments, the McMullans could have an Amazon series on their hands.

By Sudhir Venkatesh
Short-story collections

"The essential work of developing a spiritual consciousness is quieting the mind and opening the heart"
Ram Dass Kathleen Murphy

Local book news

John Schulian gives us substantial introductions to each of the 44 pieces he’s selected
John Schulian

By Laura Wells
Ellen Feldman Laura Mozes
By Sally Susman
By Christopher John Campion
Fred Schruers Mark Hanauer
Not exactly an intimate setting: Billy Joel seen rocking Shea Stadium back before its 2009 demolition. Since January 2014 he’s had a monthly gig at Madison Square Garden. Kevin Mazur