Stephen D. Levitt, author of the wildly popular book on weird statistics, Freakonomics, has just reviewed Philip Pullman’s fantasy novel The Golden Compass on his blog over at the New York Times. Did he like it? Not so much. As Hanna wrote when she sent me the link, “okay, this has to be the fastest and most complete pan of a book I have read in a long time.” Check it out and have yourself a giggle.
"I can’t really say I liked it"
28 Friday Mar 2008