Category Archives: Walter, Jess

Uncritical: Jess Walter, Beautiful Ruins

I have little to say about Jess Walter’s Beautiful Ruins. I enjoyed it very much — but it didn’t provoke me to critical thought. A symptom: not once, while reading it, did I reach for a pencil to jot down a note or a page number, which I almost always do — partly because I anticipate […]

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