Media Mix

The Best Books, CDs, Comics, DVDs and Video Games of 2008

Sunday, December 7, 2008


American Wife, By Curtis Sittenfeld (Random House, $26)

Ask for a Convertible, By Danit Brown (Pantheon, $22.95)

Bang Crunch, By Neil Smith (Vintage, $13.95)

A Case of Exploding Mangoes, By Mohammed Hanif (Knopf, $24)

The Chris Farley Show: A Biography in Three Acts, By Tom Farley Jr. and Tanner Colby (Viking, $26.95)

A Country Called Home, By Kim Barnes (Knopf, $23.95)

The Crowd Sounds Happy: A Story of Love, Madness, and Baseball, By Nicholas Dawidoff (Pantheon, $24.95)

The Deportees, By Roddy Doyle (Viking, $24.95)

Dogface, By Jeff Garigliano (MacAdam/Cage, $23)

Dumbfounded: Big Money. Big Hair. Big Problems. Or Why Having It All Isn't for Sissies, By Matt Rothschild (Crown, $23.95)

Enlightenment for Idiots, By Anne Cushman (Shaye Areheart, $24)

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