*Read all of first-round matchups in the Best L.A. Novel Ever tournament.
*Read the essay kicking off the tournament and see the complete brackets.
We read Evelyn Waugh and James M. Cain. We plowed through Dominick Dunne and gave the unjustly neglected Kate Braverman a chance. We learned What Make ... More >>
L.A. Weekly is determining the best L.A. novel ever by holding a tournament featuring 32 of our favorites in head-to-head matchups, until there's only one novel standing. Check out the complete set of brackets here: Best L.A. Novel Ever: The Tournament.
Dominick Dunne, the former Hollywood producer ... More >>