part 6.1 of a novel: dad said
In college my father would suggest I read Letters to a Young Contrarian by Christopher Hitchens (or if that link doesn't work try this one and I kind of feel that neither are going to work so the information is lost, so instead I've decided to write about Richard Wright in the comments section of this post). I checked it out of the library and it ended up sitting on my desk for a month. I never read [Other books my father suggested I read that I never got to: Robert Putnam’s Bowling Alone, Neil Postman’s Amusing Ourselves to Death, Jonathan Franzen’s The Corrections, The Bible…Sorry Dad. I did read Stephen King’s On Writing.] it.
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