Laura Miller is a journalist and critic living in New York. She is a co-founder of
Salon.com, where she is currently the staff book critic, and wrote the “Last Word” column for the New York Times Book Review for two years. Her work has appeared in The New Yorker, the Los Angeles Times, Harper’s, The Guardian Magazine and other publications. She is the author of The Magician’s Book: A Skeptic’s Adventures in Narnia, and editor of The Salon.com Reader’s Guide to Contemporary Authors.
An intellectual adventure story begins with a reappraisal of a beloved childhood book [...]