Category: New Books

Fin­g’s War by Ben­ny Lin­de­lauf

Fin­g’s War by Ben­ny Lin­de­lauf

Translator: John Nieuwenhuitzen The Boon family and their indefatigable gallows humor are back in Benny Lindelauf’s follow-up to Nine Open Arms. Poised to win a scholarship to the nearby teachers college, Fing has high hopes....

A Child of the Century by Ben Hecht

A Child of the Century by Ben Hecht

Ben Hecht’s critically acclaimed autobiographical memoir, first published in 1954, offers incomparably pungent evocations of Chicago in the 1910s and 1920s, Hollywood in the 1930s, and New York during the Second World War and...