In our afternoon reading: reviews of new books by Paul Kingsnorth and Margaret Atwood, exploring emo in England, and more.
Morning Bites: Dag Solstad, “The Goldfinch” On Screen, David Leo Rice’s Playlist, Glenn Branca, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on a novel by Dag Solstad, a playlist from David Leo Rice, and more.
And lo, we’re in September. Nominally, the weather should start to get cooler; by month’s end, we might just see the first glimmerings of the coziness that autumn brings. What are we looking forward to reading this month? A whole array of books, from new works by old favorites to long-awaited debuts. There’s a lot to look forward to here; what follows is a look at some of the books we’re most excited about.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Jac Jemc’s latest novel, an interview with Mairead Case, a report from the Asian American Literature Festival, and more.
Morning Bites: Jesse Ball Interviewed, Mairead Case, Alice Mattison Nonfiction, Kristin Dombeck, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Jesse Ball, nonfiction from Mairead Case, the birth of a new bookstore in New Jersey, and more.