In our afternoon reading: talking screenwriting with Ottessa Moshfegh, a review of Jonathan Carroll’s new novel, and more.
In our afternoon reading: Roxane Gay recommends books, talking with Pete’s Reading Series, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Anna Badkhen Interviewed, Wendy C. Ortiz, Under-Recognized Books, Noah Cicero Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Wendy C. Ortiz and Anna Badkhen, new fiction from Noah Cicero, and more.
Morning Bites: Eve Babitz, Booksellers’ Fall Preview, Autofiction, Noah Hawley Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on the writings of Eve Babitz, a fall preview from booksellers, a list of great autobiographical fiction, and more.
Looking at the books due out this month, one can find an impressive array of styles, genres, and aesthetics on display. Do you like incisive essays about American society and culture? How about well-received debut fiction, or collections spanning decades of work? Regardless of what you’re seeking, August holds an abundance of literary riches. Here are some of the books due out this month that we’re most excited about.