In our morning reading: an interview with Brandon Hobson, new writing by Michel Faber and Lance Olsen, and more.
In our morning reading: reviews of books by Brandon Hobson and Maggie O’Farrell, Volumes Bookcafe holds a fundraiser, and more.
Welcome to February. When looking at the books we’re most excited about for this month, it’s difficult to find a common thread. There are revelatory books that help explain some of the most contentious issues of our time; there are also surreal works of fiction that turn the familiar into the utterly bizarre. These are narratives that unfold in unexpected ways, whether real or imagined–and whether the corners of the world that they illuminate are urgent or obscure, they offer […]
With the year drawing to a close, we wanted to spotlight a (somewhat arbitrary) number of books due out next year that we’re excited about. It includes the latest books from writers whose work we’ve long enjoyed to debuts to forthcoming tomes that are utterly unexpected. There’s more to come in this vein–in about ten days, we’ll be publishing our January book preview, which will include a lot more books we’re excited about for the first month of the year. […]
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Paul Yoon, Brandon Hobson, and Wolfgang Hilbig; an interview with Melissa Febos; and more.
In our weekend reading: new writing by Megan Stielstra, interviews with Wendy C. Ortiz and dälek, and much more.
In our morning reading: recommendations from Sarah Gerard, thoughts on Scott McClanahan’s new book, and more.
In our morning reading: the efforts to preserve Langston Hughes’s house, the Hugo Award Winners, the creation of Portland bookstore Print, and more.