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Lion Eyes

An emailer:

Claire Berlinski wrote a very funny novel on the exact intersection of archaeology, Iranian nukes, and, well, e-mail romance. Notice the starred PW review, but alas, it sank without a trace. They seem to have put a better cover on the paperback, although it looks like it won’t be out until November. You would help a starving conservative out (well, not quite starving, but the weak dollar isn’t doing much for her lifestyle in Istanbul) by perhaps suggesting that people consider maybe investing $14 in a pre-order. It is a very entertaining book…

More on Berlinksi here.

John J. Miller is the national correspondent for National Review and the director of the Dow Journalism Program at Hillsdale College. His new book is Reading Around: Journalism on Authors, Artists, and Ideas.

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