"Bad reviews are always written by bad writers."

- J.P. Donleavy

Dorothy Parker, who wrote a rave review of The Ginger Man for Esquire.

This index serves as a bibliographical reference with a key that marks how favorable or unfavorable the review may have been. The review index is in chronological order according to publication date of the title; reviews themselves are in chronological order (when that information is available) under each heading, otherwise in no particular order per heading. As with all the data on this site, this is a work in progress and will be updated from time to time.

Key for reviews is as follows: (+) = favorable review; (-) = unfavorable; (~) = mixed; (?) = unread or reference ambiguous or too incomplete to draw a conclusion.

Review Index by Book Title

The Ginger Man
A Singular Man
Meet My Maker the Mad Molecule
The Saddest Summer of Samuel S
A Fairy Tale of New York
The Onion Eaters
The Plays of J.P. Donleavy
The Beastly Beatitudes of Balthazar B
The Unexpurgated Code
The Destinies of Darcy Dancer, Gentleman
Leila
That Darcy, That Dancer, That Gentleman
A Singular Country
J.P. Donleavy's Ireland
De Alfonce Tennis
Schultz
Are You Listening Rabbi Low
The History of The Ginger Man
The Lady Who Liked Clean Rest Rooms
An Author and His Image
Wrong Information is Being Given out at Princeton

THE GINGER MAN
Truth - Peter Shaffer, Jan. 1957 (+)
Listener - 1957 (+)
New York Herald Tribune Book Review - Gene BAro - May 11, 1958 (?)
New York Tiimes Book Review - Carl Bode - May 11, 1958 (?)

Time - June 2, 1958 (-)
Kirkus Reviews - March 15, 1958 (~)
Saturday Review - Granville Hicks - May 10, 1958 (+)
Nation - Vivian Mercier - May 24, 1958 (?)
Chicago Sun Times Magazine of Books - Richard Sullivan - May 25, 1958 (?)

Library Journal - Earle F. Walbridge - June 1, 1958 (?)
Time - June 2, 1958 (~)
Playboy After Hours - June, 1958 (+)
Esquire - Dorothy Parker, July, 1958 (+)
Commonweal - Thomas F. Curley - August 15, 1958 (+)

National Review - William F. Buckley, 1958 (-)
New Yorker - Donald Malcolm - October 25, 1958 (+)
Guardian (+)
New Left Review - Norm Fruchter, March-April, 1961 (+)
The Evening Standard (+)
Spectator - V.S. Naipaul - July 5, 1963 (+)
Times Literary Supplement - July 26, 1963 (?)
New Statesman - Brigid Brophy - August 2, 1963 (+)

Best Sellers - William Schweder - November 15, 1963 (?)
Newsweek, Nov. 11, 1964 (+)
Time - February 12, 1965 (?)
New York Times Book Review - Norman Podhoretz - Novenber 7, 1965 (+)
New York Times Book Review - Julian Moynahan - December 5, 1965 (?)
Observer - June 5, 1966 (+)

Best Sellers - December 15, 1966 (?)
Saturday Review - Rollene Saal - December 17, 1966 (?)
Commonweal - John Heidenry - December 6, 1974 (?)
New York Times Book Review - Terrence deVere White - January 18, 1981 (?)

Master Plots II - Coilin Owens, Jan. 1, 1987 (+)
Master Plots II - Michael Adams, April 1, 1987 (-)
New York World Telegram (+)
Los Angeles Mirror and News (+)
Nation - Vivian Mercier (+)
Publisher's Weekly - Alice Hackett - October 3, 1966 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - Albert Johnston - March 3, 1969 (?)
The Times (+)
Time Out (+)
New York Herald Tribune - John K. Hutchens (+)
Joseph Heller (+)
The London Times Literary Supplement (+)
The New York World Telegram (+)
USA Today - Karen Thomas, April 11, 1995 (+)
GQ (England) - Jon Wilde (+)
New York Times (Books) - Mel Gussow, June 27, 2000 (+)
New York Times Book Reviews, Vol.1, June 28, 2000 (+)
New Leader (-)
Guardian Review - James Campbell, June 26, 2004 (+)
Irish Examiner, - John Daly, May 21, 2005 (+)
Washington Post - Michael Dirda - September 14, 2005 (+)
Phil
adelphia Weekly - Fergie, December 14, 2005 (+)
Boston Globe - Jack Keohane, February 19, 2006 (+)
Shark Guys - 2008 (+)
Buffalo Irish Times - Thomas McDonnell, Aug.-Sept. 2009 (+)
Shigekuni
- February 2, 2012 (+)
Bella On Line by Carolyn Smagalski - April 14, 2012 (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - The Ginger Man) many reviews; some by pros, others by readers (mostly good; some eejits) (+)
Irish Independent - Liam Collins, July 3, 2015 (+)
Writing i.e. - Derek Flynn, July 25, 2015 (+)
Times - Fiona Wilson, July 25, 2015 (+)
Irish Times - Eileen Battersby, July 25, 2015 (+)
HeadStuff - Noel O'Regan, August 20, 2015 (+)

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A SINGULAR MAN
The National Observer - Hunter S. Thompson, November 11, 1963 (+)
Newsweek - November 11, 1963 (+)
Time - November 22, 1963 (+)
New York Post - David Shaber - November 24, 1963 (-)
New York Times Book Review -
Gene Baro - July 31, 1963 (+)
New York Herald Tribune Daily Book Review -
Alan Price-Jones - November 9, 1963 (?)
New York Herald Tribune Book Week -
David Daiches - November 17, 1963 (+)
Saturday Review -
Granville Hicks - November 23, 1963 (+)
New Leader -
Stanley Edgar Hyman - November 25, 1963 (-)
New York Review of Books
- R.W. Flint - November 28, 1963 (+)
Library Journal - Robert B. Jackson - December 1, 1963 (?)
Chicago Sunday Tribune Magazine of Books - Lester Goran - December 8, 1963 (+)
Nation - Nelson Algren - December 14, 1963 (?)
New Republic - Hilary Corke - December 14, 1963 (?)

Playboy After Hours - January, 1964 (+)
Reporter -
Donald A. Alian - January 30, 1964 (?)
Show -
K. Lamott - February, 1964 (?)
New Statesman -
Christopher Ricks - April 17, 1964 (?)
Times Literary Supplement -
April 30, 1964 (?)
The New Yorker
- Renata Adler, May 16, 1964 (+)
Virginia Quarterly Review - Spring - 1964 (?)
Ramparts - September, 1964 (+)
Reporter - Donald A. Allan - 1964 (+)
Sewanee Review - Walter Sullivan - Winter, 1965 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - Barbara A. Bannon - July 31, 1967 (?)
Best Sellers - November 1, 1973 (?)
Bookman - David Holloway (+)
Guardian - Anthony Burgess (+)
Dallas Times Herald (+)
Houston Post (+)
Boston Herald (+)
Sunday Times (London) - Robert Baldick (+)
Village Voice (+)
Daily Telegraph (+)
Washington D.C. Star (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - A Singular Man
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MEET MY MAKER THE MAD MOLECULE
Library Journal - Robert B. Jackson - September 1, 1964 (?)
Newsweek -
September 21, 1964 (+)

New York Times Book Review -
Richard Kostelanetz - September 27, 1964 (+)
Best Sellers - V.R. Yaniteli - October 1, 1964 (?)
New York Herald Tribune Book Week - Paul Pickrel - October 4, 1964 (?)
Chicago Sunday Tribune Books Today -
Stuart Brent - October 4, 1964 (+)
Saturday Review -
Charles Shapiro - October 17, 1964 (+)
New Yorker
-
November 14, 1964 (+)

The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction,
- Ron Goulart - Jan. 1965 (~)

New Statesman - Denis Donoghue - April 9, 1965 (+)
Observer - J. Coleman - April 11, 1965 (?)
Manchester Guardian - Terry Coleman - April 15, 1965 (+)
Spectator - Neville Brayobrooke - April 16, 1965 (?)
Punch - Alan Coren - April 28, 1965 (+)
New York Times Literary Supplement - May 6, 1965 (~)
Partisan Review - Stephen Donaldo - Spring, 1965 (?)
London Magazine - Alan Ross - June, 1965 (?)
Books and Bookmen - Elizabeth Stevens - September, 1965 (?)
Bookweek (+)
New Statesman - Desmond MacNamara - May 12, 1967 (+)
Manchester Guardian - Anne Duchene - May 18, 1967 (+)
Newsweek (+)
Los Angeles Times (+)
Denver Books Examiner - Zack Kopp - March 6, 2015 (+)

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THE SADDEST SUMMER OF SAMUEL S
Kirkus Reviews - January 1, 1966 (?)
Publisher's Weekly
- Jessie Kitching - January 31, 1966 (+)
Library Journal -
Bill Katz - February 15, 1966 (?)
Washington Post -
Richard Gilman - March 13, 1966 (~)
New York Herald Tribune Book Week - Richard Gillman - March 13, 1966 (?)
New York Times - Eliot Fremont-Smith - March 14, 1966 (?)
New York Herald Tribune - Alan Pryce-Jones - March 15, 1966 (~)
Time - March 18 - 1966 (+)
New York Times Book Review - Saul Maloff - March 20, 1966 (+)

Newsweek
- March 21, 1966 (+)
New Leader - Geoffrey A. Wolff - March 28, 1966
Best Sellers - J.J. McAleer - April 1, 1966 (?)
Books Today - Brooks C. Cole - April 3, 1966 (?)
National Observer - D.M. Davis - April 4, 1966 (?)
National Observer - April 25, 1966 (+)
Playboy After Hours - May, 1966 (+)

New Yorker - Edith Oliver - October 15, 1966 (+)
Yale Review - Stanley Trachtenberg - October, 1966 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - Barbara Sannon - November 12, 1966 (+)
Commonweal - Alan Pryce-Jones - December 2, 1966 (?)
Critique - John Reese Moore - 1966-67 (?)
New York Times Literary Supplement - May 11, 1967 (?)
New Statesman - Desmond MacNamara - May 12, 1967 (?)
Manchester Guardian - Anne Duchene - May 18, 1967 (+)
Spectator - Neville Braybrooke - May 19, 1967 (+)
Punch - R.G.G. Price - May 24, 1967 (+)
Listener - Hilary Corke - June 8, 1967 (?)
Books and Bookmen - Oswell Blakeston - September 19, 1967 (+)
Southern Review - Jay L. Halio - Winter, 1970 (+)
Chicago American (+)
Boston Sunday Globe (+)

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A FAIRY TALE OF NEW YORK
Kirkus Reviews
- July 1, 1973 (?)
Publisher's Weekly
- Barbara A. Bannon - July 30, 1973 (+)
Library Journal
- Paul W. Boytinck - August, 1973 (+)
Listener
- Ronald Blythe - September 6, 1973 (?)
New York Times Literary Supplement - September 7, 1973 (+)
Chicago Tribune Book World
- Jerome Klinkowitz - September 9, 1973 (+)
Observer
- Anthony Thwaite - September 9, 1973 (+)
New York Post -
John Barkham - September 12 1973 (+)
Spectator - Peter Ackroyd - September 22, 1973 (+)
New York Times Book Review - D. Keith Mano - September 23, 1973 (+)
Washington Post Book World - Julian Moyahan - September 30, 1973 (+)
Atlantic Monthly - Phoebe Adams - October, 1973 (+)
The New Yorker - L.E. Sissman - October 8, 1973 (+)
National Observer - Daniel Henninger - October 20, 1973 (+)

Time -
October 29, 1973 (~)
Playboy After Hours
- November, 1973 (+)
Books and Bookmen
- James Brockway - November, 1973 (?)
Harvard Crimson - Lewis Clayton, November 10, 1973 (~)
Economist - November 10, 1973 (+)
Best Sellers - J.P. Lovering - November 15, 1973 (?)

New York Times Book Review - December 2, 1973 (+)
Book World
- December 9, 1973 (+)
Guardian
(+)
Sunday Times (London) (+)
Kansas City Star (+)
Cleveland Plain Dealer (+)
Philadelphia Bulletin (+)
The New Yorker (+)
San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle (+)
Book Me - March 8, 2011 (+)

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THE ONION EATERS
Kirkus Reviews
- May 1, 1971 (?)
Journal of Library History
- May 17, 1971 (?)
Library Journal
- Arthur Curley - June 15, 1971 (?)
New Statesman
- David Haworth - June 16, 1971 (+)
Time
- R.Z. Sheppard - July 5, 1971 (?)
New York Times -
Anatole Broyard - July 15, 1971 (-)

Atlanta Journal
- July 18, 1971 -
Virgil Christianson
(+)
Observer
- Stephen Wall - July 18, 1971 (?)
New York Times Literary Supplement
-
July 23 -1971 (-)

New Republic
- John Greenya - July 24, 1971 (?)
Spectator - Auberon Waugh - July 24, 1971 (+)
Manchester Guardian
- Timothy O'Keeffe - July 24, 1971 (+)
National Observer
- Anthea Lahr - July 26, 1971 (-)
Listener
- D.A.N. Jones - July 29, 1971 (+)
Playboy After Hours
- August, 1971 (+)
Best Sellers
- J.J. Murray - August 1, 1971 (?)
New Leader
- Pearl K. Bell - August 9, 1971 (?)
Book World
- L.J. Davis - August 22, 1971 (-)
Books and Bookmen
- Roger Baker - September, 1971 (?)
New York Times Book Review
- Geoffrey Wolf - September 5, 1971 (?)
National Review - Guy Davenport - October 8, 1971 (~)
San Francisco Examiner and Chronicle (+)
Baltimore Sun (+)
Women's Wear Daily - Bob Spector (+)
Chicago News (+)
Booklist - September 1, 1971 (?)

Best Sellers - August 1, 1972 (?)
Time (+)
Boston Globe (+)
Book Story - March 19, 2012 (+)

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THE PLAYS OF J.P. DONLEAVY (US)
J.P. DONLEAVY - THE PLAYS (UK)

World - Vivian Mercier - July 18, 1972 (?)
Library Journal - September 1, 1972 (?)
Choice - July 1973 (?)
Hudson Review
- B.H. Fussell - Winter 1973-74 (?)
Drama: The Quarterly Theatre Review
- John Coleby - Winter, 1974 (?)
Daily Express
(+)
Kenneth Tyan (+)
The Times (+)

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THE BEASTLY BEATITUDES OF BALTHAZAR B
Kirkus Reviews -
September 15, 1968 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - Albert Johnston - September 23, 1968 (?)
Newsweek - Howard Junker - November 18, 1968 (+)
New York Times -
Eliot Fremont-Smith - November 18, 1968 (+)
Life - John Leonard - November 22, 1968 (+)
Saturday Review - Robert Scholes - November 23, 1968 (+)
Huntsville Times - Virgil Christianson November 24, 1968 (+)
Atlantic Monthly - Phoebe Adams - December, 1968 (+)
New Leader - Jib Fowles - December 2, 1968 (+)
Time Magazine - December 6, 1968 (+)
Best Sellers - J.J. Murray - December 15, 1968 (?)
Chicago Tribune Book World
- Charles Thomas Samuels - December 15, 1968 (?)
Playboy After Hours
- January, 1969 (+)
Library Journal
- Bill Katz - January 1, 1969 (+)
New York Review of Books
- Bernard Bergozi - January 2, 1969 (-)
Nation
- Shaun O'Connell - January 20, 1969 (+)
New Statesman - Gillian Tindall - February 7, 1969 (?)
Observer
- Stephen Wall - February 9, 1969 (+)
Manchester Guardian
- William Trevor - February 13, 1969 (?)
Spectator
- Barry Cole - February 14, 1969 (+)
Punch
- R.G.G. Price - February 19, 1969 (?)
Listener
- Ian Hamilton - February 20, 1979 (?)
New Republic
- Howard Kaye - March 1, 1969 (+)
Commonweal -
John Deedy - March 7, 1969 (~)
New York Time Literary Supplement
- March 20, 1969 (?)
Hudson Review
- Robert Garris - Spring, 1969 (?)
Southern Review - Jay L. Halio - Spring, 1971 (?)
America
- William B.S.J. Hill - May 3, 1969 (+)
Publisher's Weekly - Albert Johnston - August 11, 1969 (?)
New York Times Literary Supplement
- D. Profumo - October 9, 1981 (?)
New York Times Book Review - Philip Toynbee - December 29, 1968 (~)
Joseph Heller (+)
Guardian (+)
New Yorker (+)
Houston Chronicle (+)
Kansas City Star (+)
Philadelphia Bulletin (+)
Newsday - Sally Eckhoff, 1998 (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - The Beastly Beatitudes of Balthazar B) - reviews  by readers (+)

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THE UNEXPURGATED CODE
Books and Bookmen - Richard Ingrams - May, 1975 (?)
Atlantic Monthly
- Richard Todd - Jan.,1976 [Best Work of Nonfiction by a Novelist & Funniest Book of the Year '75] (+)
Kirkus Reviews - June 1, 1975 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - Albert H. Johnston - June 9, 1975 (?)
Library Journal - Harold E. Hutchinson - September 1, 1975 (?)

Washington Post - Robert Lekachman - September 6, 1975 (?)
Newsweek - Arthur Cooper, September 15, 1975 (+)
Time - Melvin Maddocks, September 22, 1975 (+)
Best Sellers
- October, 1975 (?)
Booklist
- October 1, 1975 (?)
Manchester Guardian
- Stanley Reynolds - November 23, 1975 (+)
Saturday Review
- William Cole - January 10, 1976 (+)
Publisher's Weekly
- Albert H. Johnston - August 9, 1976 (?)
New York Times Book Review -
John Leonard (+)
San Francisco Review of Books (+)
Boston Globe (+)
Baltimore News American (+)
Providence Journal (+)
People Magazine (+)
Guardian (+)
Houston Chronicle (+)
New York Times Book Review - John Leonard (+)
Austin Chronicle - Mike Shea, Jan. 7, 2000 (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - The Unexpurgated Code -  reviews  by readers (+)

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THE DESTINIES OF DARCY DANCER, GENTLEMAN
Spectator - Paul Ableman - May 13, 1977 (?)
Washington Post Book World
- Laonore Fleischer - August 28, 1977 (?)
Saturday Review
- Wiliam Cole - September 3, 1977 (+)
Kirkus Reviews
- September 15, 1977 (?)
Publisher's Weekly
- Barbara Bannon - September 26, 1977 (+)
Booklist -
October 1, 1977 (+)
Literary Journal - Anthony J. Kelly - October 15, 1977 (?)
New York Times Book Review - Thomas LeClair - November 6, 1977 (+)
Saturday Review
- Joe David Belamy - November 12, 1977 (?)
Washington Post Book World - Curt Suplee - Novermber 13, 1977 (+)
Time - Paul Gray, November 14, 1977 (~)
Chicago Tribune Books - Victor Power - December 11, 1977 (+)
The Atlantic Monthly - E.S.D., December, 1977 (+)
Harper's - December 1977 (+)
Atlantic Monthly - E.S. Duvall - December, 1977 (?)

The New Yorker - December 19, 1977 (+)
New Leader - Ruth Mathewson - December 19, 1977 (+)
Harpers - Michael Malone - December, 1977 (?)
San Francisco Chronicle - Paul Desrulssoaux - January 1, 1978 (+)
Manchester Guardian - January 22, 1978 (+)
Best Sellers - Ed Dickey - January, 1978 (?)
Choice - February, 1978 (?)
Hudson Review - Maureen Howard - Spring, 1978 (?)
Punch - Melvyn Bragg - May 10, 1978 (?)
Listener - Nicholias Mosley - May 11, 1978 (+)
New Statesman - Hermione Lee - May 12, 1978 (+)
New York Times Literary Supplement - Ferdinard Mount - May 12, 1978 (?)
Observer - Loma Sage - May 21, 1978 (?)
World Literature Today - Leslie B. Mittleman - Summer, 1978 (?)
London Magazine - John Mellors, July, 1978 (+)
Eire-Ireland 13.4 -James Cahalan, (Winter) 1978 (+)
The Antioch Review - Ken Lawless, Winter, 1978 Issue (+)
Book World - January 14, 1979 (?)
Atlantic Monthly - Bryan Griffin - June, 1979 (-)
Observer - March 1, 1981 (?)
The New Yorker (+)
Los Angeles Times (+)
Financial Times (+)
Cleveland Plain Dealer (+)
Houston Chronicle (+)
Vogue (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - The Destinies of Darcy Dancer, Gentleman - reviews by readers (+)

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LEILA: FURTHER IN THE LIFE AND DESTINIES OF DARCY DANCER, GENTLEMAN
Financial Times (+)
New York Times Book Review (+)

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A SINGULAR COUNTRY
Publishers Weekly - March 30, 1990 (+)
New York Times (Travel)
- Colin Thubron - Dec. 2, 1990 (+)
Harper's Bazaar - Kent Black (+)
Listener
(+)
Guardian (+)
St. Louis Post-Dispatch - Colleen Kelly Warren (+)

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J.P. DONLEAVY'S IRELAND IN ALL OF HER SINS AND SOME OF HER GRACES
Publishers Weekly - Amanda Smith, October 31, 1986 (+)
Chicago Sun-Times
- Connie Fletcher, November 9, 1986 (+)
Chicago Tribune -
J.D. Brown - January 25, 1987 (+)
The Times -
Peter Ackroyd (+)
Observer - Roy Foster (+)
Irish Times - Deaglán de Bréadún (+)
Literary Review - Stan Gebler Davis (+)
Standard - Jeanne Crowley (+)
Country Life - Dervla Murphy (+)
Guardian - Stanley Reynolds (+)

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DE ALFONCE TENNIS
Atlantic Monthly - Phoebe-Lou Adams, May 1985 (-)
The Times - Nicholas Shakespeare (+)
Sunday Times (+)
Observer - Valentine Cunningham (+)
London Times (+)
London Standard (+)
Punch (+)
London Morning Telegraph (+)

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SCHULTZ
Chicago Sun-Times (+)
Nashville Tennessean (+)
The State, Columbia S.C. (+)
Daily Express (+)
Illustrated London News - Ian Stewart 1979 (+)
Kirkus Reviews - August 1, 1979 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - Barbara A. Bannon - August 6, 1979 (?)

New York Times Book Review - Ray Walters - September 9, 1979 (?)
Village Voice - September 17, 1979 (?)
Library Journal - James B. Hemesath - October, 1979 (?)
Time - John Skow - October, 1979 (+)
New York Times Book Review - Robbie Macauley - October 7, 1980 (?)
Los Angeles Times The Book Review - Darryl Ponicson - October 7, 1980 (+)
Chicago Tribune Book World - October 28, 1979 (-)
Playboy Books - November, 1979 (+)
Best Sellers - December, 1979 (?)
New Republic - Joseph Browne - December 15, 1979 (?)
West Coast Review of Books - January, 1980 (?)
San Francisco Chronicle This World - Robert Con Davis - January 6, 1980 (-)
New Statesman - Nicholas Shrimpton - March 28, 1980 (?)
Observer - March 30, 1980 (+)
Virginia Quarterly Review - Spring, 1980 (?)
New York Times Literary Supplement - April 4, 1980 (?)
Critic - April 15, 1980 (?)
America - Josephine Browne - May 1, 1980 (?)
World Literature - Ronald Curran - Summer, 1980 (?)
Publisher's Weekly - August 29, 1980 (?)
Spectator - Francis King - September 12, 1980 (-)
New York Times Book Review - October 26, 1980 (?)
Antioch Review - James Jordan - Winter, 1980 (?)

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ARE YOU LISTENING RABBI LOW
The Times (+)
Sunday Times (London) (+)
London Financial Times (+)
London Telegraph Sunday Magazine (+)

New York Times - Michiko Kakutani - October, 1988 (-)
Jewish Chronicle (+)


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THE HISTORY OF THE GINGER MAN
Booklist - Alice Joyce (+)

Daily Telegraph - Grey Gowrie (+)
Observer - John Naughton (+)
Sunday Express - Frank Delaney (+)
Cork Examiner - Chuck Kruger (+)
Sunday Times - Humphrey Carpenter (+)
Gannet News Service - William Dunn (+)
Publisher's Weekly (+)
Times Literary Supplement - Phil Baker (+)
Library Journal (+)
Kirkus Reviews - March 1, 1994 (~)
Newsday - Paul D. Colford, March 17, 1994 (+)
Irish Voice - Colin Lacey, March 29, 1994 (+)
GQ - Thomas Mallon, April 1994 (~)
Playboy, May, 1994 (+)
Los Angeles Times Book Review, May 1, 1994 (+)
Irish Times - Patrick Skene Catling, June 4, 1994 (+)
Independent (London) - Hugh Barnes, June 5, 1994 (~)
Chicago Tribune - Thomas McGonigle, June 5, 1994 (~)
Good Reads - (online) April 21, 2012 (+)

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THE LADY WHO LIKED CLEAN REST ROOMS
Kirkus Review -
April 15, 1997 (+)
Los Angeles Times -
Susan Salter Reynolds, June 27, 1997 (+)
Washington Post
- Jonathan Yardley, July 9, 1997 (~)
New York Times Book Review -
Nina Sonenberg, July 13, 1997 (+)
Sunday Telegraph
(+)
Mail on Sunday (+)
Publishers Weekly - (+)
Irish Independent (+)
American Way (+)
Washington Times (+)
Economist (-)
Dallas Morning News (+)
Atlanta Journal and Constitution - Carolyn Nizzi Warmbold (+)
Booklist - Jim O' Laughlin (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - The Lady Who Liked Clean Rest Rooms) - reviews  by readers (+)

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AN AUTHOR AND HIS IMAGE
Daily Telegraph - Nicholas Mosley, Aug. 23, 1997 (+)

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WRONG INFORMATION IS BEING GIVEN OUT AT PRINCETON
Sunday Telegraph - Peter Buckman, March 15, 1998 (+)
Rain Taxi
(+)
Booklist (+)
Kirkus Review (+)
Evening Herald (+)
Mail on Sunday (+)
Daily Telegraph - David Profumo, March 21, 1998 (~)
Scotland on Sunday - Brian Morton, March 22, 1998 (+)
Publishers Weekly - Oct. 12, 1998 (~)
Atlanta Journal and Constitution - David Kirby, Dec. 20, 1998 (-)
Los Angeles Times - Susan Salter Reynolds, Dec. 27, 1998 (+)
Palm Beach Post - Scott Eyman, Jan. 17, 1999 (-)

Dallas Morning News - Lee Milazzo, March 21, 1999 (+)
San Francisco Chronicle - Paul Di Filippo, Aug. 8, 1999 (+)
Journalist - David Downs -
March 10, 2008 (+)
Amazon.com (search under Donleavy - Wrong Information is Being Given Out at Princeton) - reviews  by readers (+)


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