The Mind of an Outlaw: Selected Essays of Norman Mailer. Edited by Phillip Sipiora. Introduction by Jonathan Lethem. New York: Random House, 15 October. 625 pp., $40.
No dedication. Forty-nine of the most important Mailer essays, 1948–2006, including one previously unpublished: "Freud", a four-page reflection from the mid-1950s. The only comprehensive collection of Mailer's essays.