In our afternoon reading: a playlist by Justin Taylor, fiction by Laura van den Berg, and more.
Morning Bites: Maria Sherman, Porochista Khakpour Interviewed, Susan Barbra, Drew McDowall’s Latest, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Maria Sherman’s new book, an interview with Porochista Khakpour, and more.
Morning Bites: Porochista Khakpour Interviewed, Adam Wilson, Kristen Arnett Nonfiction, Jeff VanderMeer, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Porochista Khakpour, an excerpt from Adam Wilson’s new novel, and more.
Weekend Bites: Rowan Ricardo Phillips Interviewed, Prince, Southern Gothic Novels, Chris Forsyth, and More
In our weekend reading: an interview with Rowan Ricardo Phillips, quarantine thoughts from Chris Forsyth, and more.
Morning Bites: Tochi Onyebuchi, Acclaimed Short Fiction, Porochista Khakpour, Best Translated Book Award Winners, and More
In our morning reading: nonfiction from Tochi Onyebuchi, an interview with Porochista Khakpour, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Porochista Khakpour, Ilana Masad Nonfiction, Janice Lee, Perfume Genius’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Porochista Khakpour, new writing by Ilana Masad and Hannah Bae, and more.
What does May have in store for us, as far as books are concerned? A number of essay collections from some of our favorite writers, for one thing. Throw in some suspenseful novels, a welcome debut, and a book with an introduction from one of our favorite musicians and you have a combination for some terrific reading. Here are some of the books that caught our eye this month.
2018 was an excellent year for books, and we’re beginning our look back at the year in culture with some thoughts on the nonfiction books that most impressed us.