I looked up Dale Peck’s book and he is merciless in his criticisms. The funny part? Look at the praise for Everything Is Illuminated. Second page. “It is one of the best novels I’ve ever been fortunate enough to hold in my hands”–Dale Peck Huh. I’m also reasonably sure Peck works with JSF’s brother at the New Republic. Thanks for the link Deb. I’m using it in my paper.