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“Taking long-form comedy to brave new heights… Rose well utilizes that trick good writers have of including readers and making them feel smart.” —Library Journal, on The Biographical Dictionary of Literary Failure

“A passionate and elegantly written book that finally overpowered any rationalization I could come up with to justify watching more football.” —New York Times Dealbook, on Against Football

“It’s valuable for the vivid impression one takes away of Bolaño the man, the friend, the writer, the husband, the lover, the father… fascinating reading.” —The Nervous Breakdown, on Bolaño

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