In the Book Review: Livin' La Vida Local

Detail from Conrado Massaguer’s poster: I could look at this design all day. It’s both gorgeous and very, very clever.

A tolerable issue, at least by Book Review standards; no Noes. Walter Kirn’s piece on the new James Frey novel may not be his best review ever, but it’s extraordinarily amusing — in a non-LOL way.