Early Review of Krakauer Book: Dan Neil reviews Jon Krakauer's Where Men Win Glory, calling it a "compelling and dispiriting book," and "the definitive account" of NFL star Pat Tillman's military career and the controversy surrounding his death. In his review, Neil underscores Krakauer's success in shedding light on the Bush administration's attempts to promote Tillman's service in its war propaganda, and then cover-up his death in Afghanistan. This morning the book landed on the Amazon Top 100 list (available September 15). [LA Times]
Cave's Novel Composition: Rocker (from the Bad Seeds), composer, artist, and author, Nick Cave just released his second novel The Death of Bunny Munro. Today's Guardian UK interviews the one-of-a-kind Cave and provides a snippet of the audio book version, described as a "surround-sound audio version with music." [Guardian UK]
Moving & shaking: The new relationship guide Women Are Crazy, Men Are Stupid tops our Movers & Shakers list this morning just after the comedy-writing couple of Jenny Lee and Howard Morris give good laughs on "Good Morning America".