The Purloined Boy: Plato Pottering Around

By |2019-07-15T18:24:35-05:00August 1st, 2013|Categories: Books, Fiction|Tags: , |

The Purloined Boy, by Mortimus Clay Several books into the Harry Potter series, Joseph Bottum wrote that J. K. Rowling’s genius was her ability to mush together elements in themselves of little worth: “A writer who puts one cliché into a book manages to produce pulp fiction. A writer who uses a dozen can produce [...]