Playing Favorites With Favorites, or, What We Talk About When We Talk About Our Favorite Books

What’s your favorite book? Maybe there are people for whom this isn’t a loaded question. I’m not sure I’ve met any of them. “Favorite” is a freeze-up word, a demand impossible to meet. Picking just one? Are you serious? But there are 17 books from just last year that are my favorites! The thing about … Continue reading Playing Favorites With Favorites, or, What We Talk About When We Talk About Our Favorite Books