Everybody loves pop. It's Frank Sinatra, The Monkees, Madonna and the boy (or girl!) band of the day. Pop music is an "Unchained Melody." Pop music is "Over The Rainbow." Pure pop is for now people...
Pete Hamill is one of my favorite writers. His career as a writer spans many forms and includes newspaper and magazine journalism, non-fiction and fiction writing. In particular I love his fictional novels. He deftly weaves historical reference through fiction; and I especially like his books that are set in New York City. Forever is the best. He obviously knows New York and the changes that it’s taken throughout the years, particularly in the 20th century... more