Lions and lambs

By JOHN FREEMAN  |  September 13, 2006

RICHARD DAWKINS  smashes your faith with The God Delusion (Houghton Mifflin, October 18). If that leaves you down, sniff those tears away while reading Moving the Chains: Tom Brady and the Pursuit of Everything (Hill & Wang, November 1), Boston writer and wit  CHARLES P. PIERCE ’s tribute to the other god of New England.

Poetry
Look for big new selected-and-collected volumes from  JAMES FENTONC.K. WILLIAMS, and  ROBERT LOWELL, as well as a new translation of the Aeneid by  ROBERT FAGLESGALWAY KINNELL ’s Strong Is Your Hold (Houghton Mifflin, November 8) features a CD of his throaty readings.  PAUL MULDOON ’s Horse Latitudes (FSG, October 3) has no audio and doesn’t need it, so powerful is the Irishman’s musical verse.

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