Ben Greenman's writing is so funny that my roommate asked me what I was reading because it sounded hilarious.
Ben Greenman's writing is contagious. Read more
I ran across this book at a friend's house and I was pretty impressed. There are at least a dozen different ideas, sometimes at cross-purposes, but they're handled very... Read morePublished on October 14, 2005 by Louis Stiller
I just saw something in the Washington City Paper about this author coming to town to read. Interestingly, the listing of the event was the most negative paragraph I have ever read... Read morePublished on March 20, 2002
I have not bought this book or even read it, but I have heard great things about it. A friend of mine (well actually a friend of a friend) told me that he had read it and that it... Read morePublished on February 8, 2002 by Shaun Bossio
Ben Greenman is some kind of genius. I'm not sure what kind, but some kind. This book is endlessly inventive; there are so many things going on here that every time you turn the... Read morePublished on January 23, 2002
It wasn't the humor pieces that I liked best in this book but rather the more moving, genuinely emotional short stories. Read morePublished on December 19, 2001 by Bradley Jenkins
There are some piece in here I don't understand, like one that's just a long list of items, but the last story, "What 100 People, Real and Fake, Believe About Dolores,"... Read morePublished on November 28, 2001 by Andrea Feucht