In our weekend reading: interviews with Bethany C. Morrow and Julian Barnes, the winners of this year’s Best Translated Book Award, and more.
As June approaches, the temperatures outside are rising, and various dreams of a long spring are dashed until next year. June also brings with it a host of books we’ve been eager to read for a while now, including new books by longtime favorites, structurally bold works that take literature into new places, and short fiction that ventures into surreal and sinister places. Here’s a look at some of the books we’re most excited about for June.
Afternoon Bites: Bethany C. Morrow, Tom Wolfe’s Influence, Julia Dixon Evans’s Playlist, Robert Lopez Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Bethany C. Morrow’s new novel, recommendations from Rachel Kushner, a playlist from Julia Dixon Evans, and more.