How to Review Books by Alison Lurie

Man oh man. People, we have here a reviewer who has reached Stage Five on the scale of Great Book Reviews. An exciting development.

What are the stages? Let’s see…

Sometimes a reviewer makes you excited about a particular book. Let’s call that Stage One.

Sometimes a reviewer makes you want to read all the works by the author. Stage Two.

Let’s call it Stage Three when you want to read all the works of an author you previously had never thought you’d want to read.

And let’s call it Stage Four when the reviewer has the effect that Alison Lurie had on me with this one…

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