CrimeReads has published an excerpt from Laird Barron’s new novel Blood Standard.
At Bookmunch, thoughts on Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi’s Call Me Zebra.
Hyperallergic delved into a new show of outsider at at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
There’s new nonfiction by Steve Erickson at McSweeney’s.
At the Los Angeles Times, thoughts on a Walt Whitman-inspired opera.
Levi Stahl recommended some books at the Seattle Review of Books.