Books  |  Dec 7, 2009

Meloy tops Ten Best Books of 2009

Maile Meloy's short story collection Both Ways is the Only Way I Want It,  tops the New York Times 10 Best Books of 2009 Book Review list.

Maile Meloy's collection follows the lives of the various flawed characters of a flighty grandmother who returns from the dead, a trusted confidante who isn't a friend and two hitchhikers named Bonnie and Clyde.

'A talented and unpredictable writer...I'm officially joining her fan club; whatever she writes next, I'll gladly read it.'  New York Times