Books I don’t have shelf space for but really really want for Christmas

1. Neverland: J. M. Barrie, the Du Mauriers, and the Dark Side of Peter Pan by Piers Dudgeon
Svengali, Daphne Du Maurier, Peter Pan, and intrigue — I couldn’t ask for more!

2. Tom Jones by Henry Fielding
One of my favorite movies… I should have read the book

3. Lewis Carroll by Anne Higonnet

4. The Gardner Heist by Ulrich Boser

5. North and South by Elizabeth Gaskell

6. New Art City by Jed Perl


3 thoughts on “Books I don’t have shelf space for but really really want for Christmas

  1. 1. The Collected Stories of Raymond Carver
    2. The Collected Stories of Lydia Davis
    3. The Host (yes, the Stephenie Meyer book…)
    4. Farber on Film: The Complete Film Writings of Manny Farber
    5. Rapture Ready!: Adventures in the Parallel Universe of Christian… by Daniel Radosh
    6. Both Ways is the Only Way I Want It
    *Is that not the most excellent title you’ve ever heard of?*
    7. In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto
    8. Paul Auster’s NY Trilogy
    9. Under the Rainbow: An Intimate Memoir of Judy Garland, Rock Hudson and My Life in Old Hollywood by John Carlyle
    10. Let the Great World Spin: A Novel by Colum McCann
    11. Await Your Reply: A Novel by Dan Chaon
    12. any Maeve Binchy… really
    13. Oh yeah, and some classics and stuff.

  2. yes, yes you do.
    I also want “We Two,” by Gillian Gill. It’s the story of young Queen Victoria and her marriage to Albert… weeeee!

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