In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Sophie Collins’s poetry, fiction from Kevin Maloney, and more.
Weekend Bites: “Monster Portraits” Reviewed, Camille Perri Nonfiction, Kaveh Akbar, Adapting Patrick Melrose, and More
In our weekend reading: thoughts on Sofia and Del Samatar’s new book, new writing by Camille Perri, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Angela Flournoy Fiction, Kaveh Akbar, Philip K. Dick Award Nominees, Raymond Carver Adaptations, and More
In our afternoon reading: fiction by Angela Flournoy, NPR on the works of Kaveh Akbar, and much more.
For many readers, poetry provided an essential way to understand the world around us this year. Poetry could provide a window into the life of another; it could, in a few deftly worded lines, illuminate a particular experience of perspective on the world. Here are some of the poetry collections that we most enjoyed this year.