Pete Dexter came up as a newspaper columnist in Philadelphia where he was well known for a clean, clear style of writing and monumental errors of judgment.
A former teacher realizes you can’t teach mercy. MORE
This happened in 1987. It could have been yesterday.... MORE
Somewhere, somehow, the author Pete Dexter forgot how to have fun.... MORE
Long ago Pete Dexter wrote a newspaper column about what it’s like to be a small boy and deal with... MORE
Norman Maclean didn’t start writing fiction until he was past 70.... MORE