In our afternoon reading: inside the work of LittlePuss Press, Maris Kreizman on the year in books, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jason’s Latest, Recommended Detective Fiction, Lidia Yuknavitch on Screen, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Jason’s new book, an interview with Brian Eno, and more.
Morning Bites: Kate Beaton on “Ducks,” Unwound on Reunions, Michael J. Seidlinger on Horror, and More
In our morning reading: talking comics with Kate Beaton, talking reunions with Unwound, and more.
Morning Bites: Peter Straub Remembered, B.J. Hollars on Bookselling, Thomas Pynchon Enthusiasts, and More
In our morning reading: remembrances of Peter Straub, thoughts on Cookie Mueller’s writings, and more.
Morning Bites: James Hannaham Returns, Caryn Rose on Blondie, Michael J. Seidlinger Talks Horror, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on James Hannaham’s new book, interviews with Michael J. Seidlinger and Diamanda Galás, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Zain Khalid Interviewed, Michael J. Seidlinger on Horror, Literary Cocktail Parties, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Zain Khalid, revisiting literary cocktail parties, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Samuel R. Delany’s fiction, an interview with Edgar Gomez, and more.
As of this writing, we are currently hunkered down in an air-conditioned environment, given that the early days of August are a perfect example of why New York Augusts can be, shall we say, dank. Perhaps you’re following our lead; perhaps you’re doing your reading from a front porch, back yard, or beach chair instead. Either way, here are some of our recommendations for August reading. Hopefully, you’ll find something to savor from this list.