I’m sure most of you know that Bret Easton Ellis’ new novel “Imperial Bedrooms” came out. I didn’t. I just found out. Living under a rock will do that sometimes. Anyways for those of you who don’t know fuck all about Ellis, he’s the douche who wrote stuff like American Psycho, Lunar Park and Less Than Zero (which I strongly argue should be taught at every goddamn high school). [ Continue Reading ]
So this guy, Gary Shteyngart… he’s been around for a few years (his first book, The Russian Debutante’s Handbook, was published in 2003), and now is starting to gather some serious writer-momentum.* His latest, the Super Sad True Love Story pictured above, has just come out, and it’s nailing reviews. I have a signed copy, and am proud of myself. You should also probably get a copy. Why? Because Gary Shteyngart is absurd, and probably the funniest contemporary writer around.