Beginning this week, we’ll be looking back at some of the books that we enjoyed most in 2017. First up: nonfiction. Whether they were providing us with a greater understanding of the world around us, taking us on a deep dive into the mind of their authors, or offering a wry take on everyday life, these books gave us something to savor this year.
Afternoon Bites: Marcy Dermansky Fiction, Anne Garréta Interviewed, Chiwan Choi, Lindsay Hunter’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Marcy Dermansky and Keegan Lester, an interview with Anne Garréta, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ocean Vuong Interviewed, Jeff VanderMeer Fiction, Grant Hart Revisited, Carmen Maria Machado, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Ocean Vuong and Carmen Maria Machado, fiction by Jeff VanderMeer, and more.
Weekend Bites: Sarah Gerard Nonfiction, Lincoln Michel, Margaret Atwood Adaptations, Wendy C. Ortiz, and More
In our weekend reading: new writing by Sarah Gerard and Lincoln Michel, an interview with Wendy C. Ortiz, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Mike McCormack’s new novel, an interview with Karolina Ramqvist, and much more.
Morning Bites: Danzy Senna Interviewed, Ursula K. Le Guin, Tables of Contents, Ian Svenonius, and More
In our morning reading: talking books with Danzy Senna and Jonathan Reiss, new writing by Ian Svenonius and Michael T. Fournier, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Kamila Shamsie, Jenny Zhang’s Collection, Sarah Gerard Interviewed, Justin Taylor Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: a review of Kamila Shamsie’s new book, an interview with Sarah Gerard, new Justin Taylor fiction, and more.
Weekend Bites: Leland Cheuk, Sarah Gerard Nonfiction, Constance Ann Fitzgerald, The Gotobeds, and More
In our weekend reading: new writing by Leland Cheuk, Sarah Gerard, and Constance Ann Fitzgerald; an interview with Jac Jemc; and more.