March 12, 2009

march madness

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It’s that time of year again. But if you’re not into NCAA basketball, there’s still something for you to enjoy: The Morning News Tournament of Books, the one and only March Madness battle royale of literary excellence. So far, Tom Piazza’s City of Refuge, which we will publish in paperback in the fall, defied the odds to beat Jhumpa Lahiri’s Unaccustomed Earth. Can City of Refuge go all the way?