16 May '11, 4pm

Book Review: The Ragged Edge of the World: A globetrotting journalist's anecdotes and conclusions about the stat...

Book Review: The Ragged Edge of the World: A globetrotting journalist's anecdotes and conclusions about the stat...

, though, came off as too anecdotal, with too little time spent on the substance of his reporting trips and too much on disconnected remembrances. I have a feeling they'd be more enjoyable as a companion to Linden's other works (like The Future in Plain Sight ), but this is the first book I've read by him, so these chapters came across as incomplete and fragmentary. (Which is to say that they deliver on what Linden promises he'll do in his introduction: "It is these vignettes that are freshest--my memory has inverted the priorities of my career," he writes.) The latter chapters didn't suffer from this problem, and each chapter told its story fully, with emphasis shared between the anecdotes of a traveler and journalist, and the substance of his reports about the lands he visited. In both cases I'd have liked, as a writer, to hear more about the challenges of reporting exci...

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How to Break a Dream Drought - Book Giveaway!

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