Javier Marías


Writers and Editors, Murders and Infatuations, Love and Comics: New Books of Note


Much-anticipated, curious, or simply thrilling, here are some new and notable books out this month. Scissors: A Novel (Random House) by Stéphane Michaka — This fictionalized biography is based on acclaimed American writer Raymond Carver’s last ten years of life, with particular focus on the relationship between the writer and his editor and their creative differences. Michaka reworks...