Meet Sheldon Horowitz: Just because he’s paranoid doesn’t mean they aren’t after him. And just because he has a hero complex doesn’t mean he won’t turn out to be a hero.
‘The Middlesteins’ is the rare novel that puts obesity at the very center of its story. It’s an audacious move, and when it works, it is a very compelling book.
Meet Rena Greenblatt, the photojournalist at the center of Nancy Huston’s new novel, who carries on a steady, self-flagellating internal monologue, as she travels through Italy.