cover image The Belles Lettres Papers

The Belles Lettres Papers

Charles Simmons. Penguin Books, $6.95 (176pp) ISBN 978-0-14-011085-2

``A publishing insider's delight,'' exclaimed PW , of this novel by former New York Times Book Review editor Simmons, who ``writes with great economy and wit,'' describing the workings of the quintessential book review journal Belles Lettres. (August)