The Book Report

The Book Report: Episode 3: ‘God’ll Cut You Down’ by John Safran and ‘Let Evening Come’ by Jane Kenyon

By posted at 12:00 pm on December 5, 2014 1

Welcome to a special, only slightly depressing Christmas episode of The Book Report, presented by The Millions!

covercoverDiscussed in this episode: God’ll Cut You Down by John Safran, cowboy hats, God, whiskey, white supremacists, murder, Australia, Mississippi, The Journalist and the Murderer by Janet Malcolm, Truman Capote, Walmart gift cards, Let Evening Come by Jane Kenyon, nature, God (again), animals, death, Christmas, Dylan Thomas, Armageddon (dir. Michael Bay).

Not discussed in this episode: Janet is wearing a sweater that she made. Michael is filming in front of a Christmas tree that he helped decorate.

Discussed in portions of this episode that have been edited out: Redacted. December is hard. You know? It just is.

The Millions' future depends on your support. Become a member today!

Share this article

More from the Millions

One Response to “The Book Report: Episode 3: ‘God’ll Cut You Down’ by John Safran and ‘Let Evening Come’ by Jane Kenyon”

  1. Janelle
    at 3:41 pm on December 15, 2014

    I love these posts! The reviewers are so honest and authentic. I love the little looks into their lives and the fact that they aren’t pretentious really impresses me. Thanks, keep these reviews coming!

Post a Response

Comments with unrelated links will be deleted. If you'd like to reach our readers, consider buying an advertisement instead.

Anonymous and pseudonymous comments that do not add to the conversation will be deleted at our discretion.

NEW COMMENTING RULE: Comments may be held for moderation and/or deleted. Whitelisted commenters will see their comments appear immediately. Don't be a jerk. We reserve the right to delete your comment or revoke commenting privileges for any reason we want.