In our afternoon reading: interviews with Jesmyn Ward and Nick Laird, thoughts on the new LCD Soundsystem album, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Windham-Campbell Prize Winners, Lauren Elkin, Tim Horvath Fiction, Edward St Aubyn On Screen, and More
In our afternoon reading: this year’s winners of the Windham-Campbell Prize, new writing from Lauren Elkin and Catherine LaSota, and more.
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Eimear McBride’s new novel, new music from Kim Gordon, great film adaptations of novels, and more.
This may be our largest single month book preview. But then again, this October looks like an unusually strong month for books, whether you’re looking for unsettling fiction in translation, incisive cultural histories, or speculative fiction that takes some of our current concerns to their logical ends. And it wouldn’t be October reading without a couple of glimpses into the uncanny as well. Read on for a glimpse of the books that have caught our attention for this month.
Afternoon Bites: André Alexis, Guardian First Book Award Shortlist, Graphic Novel History, Ork Records, and More
In our afternoon reading: André Alexis wins an award, Shopping’s new album is reviewed, delving into the history of graphic novels, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Etgar Keret’s Playlist, Jami Attenberg Interviewed, André Alexis, Karolina Waclawiak’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: an Etgar Keret playlist, Jami Attenberg on a pair of terrific podcasts, Justin Taylor on The Grateful Dead, an excerpt from Karolina Waclawiak’s new one, and more.
Weekend Bites: Jami Attenberg Interviewed, André Alexis on Dogs, Chris Gethard on Soda, New xTx Fiction, and More
In our weekend reading: Jami Attenberg is interviewed, Chris Gethard talks soda, new writing from xTx, Mac McCaughan talks music, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Grant Hart Gets Literary, André Alexis’s Playlist, Françoise Mouly Interviewed, Michael T. Fournier, and More
In our afternoon reading: talking books with Grant Hart, a playlist from André Alexis, interviews with Françoise Mouly and Michael T. Fournier, and more.