The Last Book I Loved: C. Max Magee, Paper Trails


A collection of newspaper columns might sound like pretty dull fare, especially 30-year-old columns.  But Pete Dexter’s punchy, combustible, wry, and sometimes goofy pieces are irresistible. Paper Trails, released in hardcover in 2007 (but never released in paperback and now inexplicably and too soon out of print) collects columns written mostly in the 1970s and […]