Skinner Family

A Vacation from Modern Parenting

David Skinner, father interrupted.

Aug 10, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 45 • By DAVID SKINNER

 

The Ties That Bind

The Ties That Bind

Jan 25, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 18

Shingler on the Roof

David Skinner, handyman.

Oct 26, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 06

Spymaster

Charles McCarry may be the best novelist of his kind.

Oct 5, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 03

Our Sunday Worst

David Skinner, church father.

Jun 1, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 35

The Poet and His Muse

David Skinner, poet.

Feb 2, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 19

Here Today

The mystery of an academic novel-within-a-novel.

Jan 19, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 17

My Century

David Skinner, centurion.

Oct 6, 2008, Vol. 14, No. 04

Take My Mower, Please

David Skinner, lawnmower man.

Aug 11, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 45

Naming Names

David Skinner, naming names.

May 5, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 32

Recovering Cheapskate

David Skinner, recovering cheapskate.

Feb 18, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 22

Nothing for Me, Thanks

David Skinner, Scrooge.

Dec 3, 2007, Vol. 13, No. 12

Straight to Video

The comic novel as moviemaking device.

Jun 18, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 38

Queens English

May 14, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 33

Close Encounters with the Blob

The educrats are still going strong.

Apr 30, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 31

Switched-On Book

Is the Sony Reader the library of the future?

Apr 2, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 28

Metsomania Remembered

Mar 26, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 27

The Drain Brain

Jan 29, 2007, Vol. 12, No. 19

Televised Talk

Dick Cavett, master gabmeister of the 1970s.

Dec 18, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 14

Mary's Story

Or, the Good Woman of Long Island.

Oct 9, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 04

In My Solitude

Sep 25, 2006, Vol. 12, No. 02

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