In our morning reading: remembering bell hooks, an interview with Ryka Aoki, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kate Braverman Revisited, Deb Olin Unferth, Andrea Gibson’s Playlist, Willy Vlautin Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on short fiction by Kate Braverman and Deb Olin Unferth, a playlist by Andrea Gibson, and more.
Morning Bites: Robin Sloan, Geeta Dayal on Can, Anne Helen Petersen Interviewed, Revisiting Stephen King, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Anne Helen Petersen and Robin Sloan, talking reunions with Tim and Mike Kinsella, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Rachel Kushner Fiction, Kingsley Amis’s James Bond, Anne Helen Petersen on Enya, and More
In our afternoon reading: new Rachel Kushner fiction, a look at Riot Grrrl lit, notable indie press books, and more.
Morning Bites: Claudia Rankine, Listening to Pavement in 2014, Joan Didion Documentary, Atticus Lish, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Claudia Rankine and Atticus Lish, a Joan Didion documentary is on the way, indie publishing in Minneapolis, horror fiction with sinister children, and more.
Morning Bites: Anne Helen Petersen, Joanna Ruocco Interviewed, Paul Theroux’s Latest, “Boy on Ice,” and More
Interviews with Joanna Ruocco, Anne Helen Petersen, and John Branch; new writing from Ben Greenman and Molly Rose Quinn, Civil Coping Mechanisms announces a new imprint, and more.
From work by acclaimed poets to novels tracing the collapse of civilization to unlikely studies of history, September will bring a host of highly-anticipated books. In a new monthly feature, we’re previewing some of the books we’re most excited about, including work from Saeed Jones, Emily St. John Mandel, Michael Robbins, Merritt Tierce, John Darnielle, Eimear McBride, and more.