Articles by Rayyan Al-Shawaf
September 20, 2010
When fully explored, as it is by Grossman in this novel, the drama of the human condition enthralls more than the most gripping action sequence.
July 30, 2010
Make no mistake. Super Sad True Love Story boasts two tormented but appealing protagonists locked in a deliciously tortuous love affair. It is indeed super sad, though thankfully untrue and difficult to imagine as prescient. The novel’s excesses are also its weaknesses.