Boy Raises Man
Yes, "A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius" often sidesteps grief and even undermines its critics by slyly layering the self-deprecation. Chronicle contributor Stuart Wade explains why, In Eggers' hands, it works.
"...The sounds your ears hear when underwater. Chronicle writer Stuart Wade is an occasional contributor to McSweeney's. His latest..."
March 3, 2000 Books Feature by Stuart Wade