In our afternoon reading: exploring Lynne Tillman’s prose, new poetry from Saeed Jones, and more.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s October 2019 Book Preview
Besides the promise of cooler weather, pumpkin spice everything, and sweaters on the rise, what does October have to offer? If you’re looking for new books to read, the answer is “plenty.” This month brings with it candid and harrowing memoirs, stunning short fiction, and expansive novels — a fantastic array of literary work to carry you into the autumn. Here’s a look at some of our most-anticipated books for the month.
Morning Bites: Saeed Jones’s Memoir, Notable Flash Fiction, Alexander Chee Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Saeed Jones and Ryan Chapman, new writing from Alexander Chee, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kiese Laymon, Helen McClory Fiction, Revisiting “Nancy,” Weird Crime Novels, and More
In our afternoon reading: a review of Kiese Laymon’s new book, exploring weird crime fiction, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Revisiting Anna Kavan, Kerri Pierce on Translation, Scaachi Koul Nonfiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: revisiting a classic from Anna Kavan, new writing by Scaachi Koul, and much more.
Morning Bites: Bae Suah’s Latest, Oneida Returns, Saeed Jones Interviewed, Lee Ranaldo, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Bae Suah’s new collection, interviews with Saeed Jones and Oneida, and more.
Morning Bites: D. Foy Interviewed, Saeed Jones, Literary 1980s, Blonde Redhead, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with D. Foy and Saeed Jones, a trip to the literary 1980s, and more.
Weekend Bites: Drive Like Jehu, Alexander Chee Interviews Saeed Jones, Politics and Poetry, Brandon Hobson’s Latest, and More
In our weekend reading: catching up with Drive Like Jehu, a pair of Alexander Chee interviews, new writing from Laina Dawes, and much more.