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Review: The Mad and the Bad


This utterly bonkers French noir about a young female outpatient who goes on the lam with a twelve-year-old brat to avoid being offed by a hitman hired by the boy’s uncle owes equally to David Goodis and Claude Chabrol. Jean-Patrick

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Review: Once Upon a Time & Time Out of Mind-The Lives of Bob Dylan


The last two decades have seen dozens of rock critics and Dylan scholars step up to the plate and take their whack at Hibbing’s favorite son, so it’s a bit of a surprise that Ian Bell’s comprehensive two-volume biography of

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"A wonderful establishment, with a splendid staff. This place helps redeem the Upper East Side of New York. Every reader in the area should make it a home away from home."

–Stephen Koch, Author and Former Chairman of the MFA Graduate Writing Program at Columbia

"A veritable book lover’s paradise"

– New York Social Diary

“Crawford Doyle is that rarity: a gorgeous store with the nuanced selection and incredible staff to back it up. They set a new benchmark for what a bookstore can be and do.”

– Dustin Kurtz, Marketing Manager at Melville House