LitSnap - Fiction and NonFiction Book Reviews

Buy Now - Kindle or Print
Add To Wishlist - Kindle or Print

No book cover found

The Imperfectionists by Tom Rachman.. Paris is so last LitSnap. Let's try a loose-knit coterie of journalists in Rome, just for kicks. (True, we open in Paris, but…) Well seen, well played. What will this author do for a followup? English-language newspaper ensemble cast. Avanti!

Joel Gardner, LitSnap Editor

"Rachman is a fine observer and a funny writer.."

Washington Post

"Rachman, a former editor for the International Herald Tribune, paints the characters’ small dramas and private disappointments with humanity and humor.."

New Yorker

Author bio: Tom Rachman was born in London and raised in Vancouver. A graduate of the University of Toronto and the Columbia School of Journalism, he has been a foreign correspondent for the Associated Press, stationed in Rome. From 2006 to 2008, he worked as an editor at theInternational Herald Tribune in Paris. He lives in Rome. More information can be found here:

Book Details: General Fiction; (272 pp. : Kindle/Print editions)

Publisher Website:

© 2011 LitSnap LLC