April 14, 2015 by admin

The Words That Fit

Fans of Mad* magazine may remember that publication’s parodic motto “All the words that fit, we print.” As westsidewriter has discovered since starting this blog, including all the words that are fit for a UWS book lover’s consumption is a tall order–especially doing so in a timely way. While WestSideWords goes through some growing pains, we’re…

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November 10, 2014 by nancy411

Dreaming of a Return Trip

Stories of the immigrant experience–especially those portraying travelers who made the United States their new home–abound in both libraries and bookstores. The urge to document appears to transcend cultural boundaries and a list of 10 Great Novels About the Immigrant Experience and one the 50 Greatest Works of Immigration Literature have inspired westsidewriter to try some of these…

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