In our morning reading: an interview with John Darnielle, thoughts on Brandon Taylor’s fiction, and more.
And here we are. It’s November, and the weather is finally starting to feel like it’s fall outside. That’s always a plus. As the proverbial (or literal) mercury drops, it’s turning into the time of the year when bundling up with a book is essential. Whether you’re looking for astute observations on society and culture or lost classics brought back into print, we’ve got some suggestions as to what books due out this month might be of interest.
As fans of the literary podcast, we’re happy to hear that the fine people at Fort Greene’s Greenlight Bookstore have started one of their own. The first episode of their bimonthly podcast features Colum McCann in conversation with Phil Klay, along with reviews of books by Emma Straub and Joan Silber.