Wednesday, March 2, 2011

The Many Deaths of the Firefly Brothers

If you're a fan of "Miller's Crossing" and liked "The Brothers Bloom," you must read the latest Thomas Mullen novel, out recently in paperback.
The Many Deaths of the Firefly Brothers is a very entertaining 1930s gangster book with an alluring element of magical realism.
I picked this up on total impulse, despite my HUUUUUGGGGE pile of things I had to read, and I have zero regrets.
Carpe diem! I encourage you to read your next book just because... It's very liberating and satisfying, kind of like playing hooky to go do something really educational.

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