In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Jeet Thayil’s new novel, an interview with Emily Nemens, and more.
With the arrival of February, it feels like 2020 is getting into high gear, for better or for worse. A cursory glance at the month’s most anticipated new books could best be described as eclectic: there are experimental and transgressive works here, along with career-spanning tomes and thematically ambitious works of fiction. If this is a harbinger of what the rest of the (literary) year looks like, it’s a good omen.
Morning Bites: Kim Sagwa Interviewed, Literary Haunted Houses, John Wray Nonfiction, Dan Fox, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Kim Sagwa, new writing by John Wray and Dan Fox, and more.