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EVERY LOVE STORY IS A GHOST STORY: A Life of David Foster Wallace

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

A thorough, understated account of the life of the pioneering author and how his addictions and fiction intersected.Before his suicide, David Foster Wallace (1962-2008) pursued a host of paths as a writer. He was a showy ironist who drafted his Pynchon-esque debut novel, The Broom of the System (1987), while an undergraduate student at Amherst. He was a bright philosopher who wrote at length on ... Read full review

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