Jimmy So

Stories by Jimmy So

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    Was Salinger a Phony?

    Early letters reveal author could be a ‘terrific liar.’ By Jimmy So.
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    Illicit Loves

    Four new fall novels explore our desires and fears. By Jimmy So, Lucy Scholes and Nicholas Mancusi.
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    Fall’s Big Reads

    From Salman Rushdie’s years in hiding to Tom Wolfe’s first novel in eight years, Newsweek picks 15 must-have books.
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    What the Dickens!

    This year’s Dickens bicentennial has inspired countless comparisons. Jimmy So looks around to find the Dickens of the world.