Laura Miller's Spring 2011 Book List

 

Salon.com senior book critic Laura Miller’s spring book recommendations, with links to her reviews:

 

Started Early, Took My Dog, by Kate Atkinson

Pym by Mat Johnson

The Last Ring Bearer by Kirill Yeskov

A Covert Affair: Paul and Julia Child in the OSS by Jennet Conant

The Fear: Robert Mugabe and the Martyrdom of Zimbabwe by Peter Godwin

 

And if you want to read more about the lawsuit surrounding Katherine Stockett’s The Help, read Laura’s article about the scandal (or possible scandal).