In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Aleksandar Hemon’s new book, fiction from Danielle Dutton, and more.
Morning Bites: Tyrese Coleman Interviewed, Danielle Dutton on Ann Quin, Jessica Francis Kane Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Jessica Francis Kane and The Ramones, revisiting the fiction of Ann Quin, and more.
Morning Bites: Lauren Wilkinson, Amber Sparks Fiction, Yukiko Motoya, Max Richter Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: interviewed with Lauren Wilkinson and Max Richter, fiction from Amber Sparks, and more.
In our morning reading: checking in with Kate Zambreno, thoughts on Danielle Dutton’s latest novel, and much more.
Putting together this list of standout fiction published so far this year wasn’t an easy task, mostly because it could just as easily have been twice as long. It’s been a very good year for fiction, whether your tastes head more towards classical storytelling, or narrative innovation, or incisive societal observations. What follows is a list of some of the books published in the first half of 2016 that have impressed us the most.
Morning Bites: Cynthia Ozick, Neil Gaiman Interviewed, G.L.O.S.S.’s Latest, Jen Doll Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: a look at the work of Cynthia Ozick, an interview with Neil Gaiman, new writing from Jen Doll, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Eileen Myles’s Influence, Emily St. John Mandel, Margaret Eby Nonfiction, J Dilla’s Legacy, and More
In our afternoon reading: the influence of Eileen Myles, new writing from Emily St. John Mandel, an interview with Danielle Dutton, and more.
In our afternoon reading: Eileen Myles on a host of topics, PIlot Viruet on wrestling, an interview with Idra Novey, and more.