In our morning reading: thoughts on Rachel Kushner’s new novel, new writing by Scaachi Koul, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on a new anthology edited by Chris Abani, a report from a recent Sloane Crosley event, nonfiction by Eugene Lim, and more.
In our morning reading: Sloane Crosley and Sheila Heti in conversation, a fundraiser from The Second Shelf, and more.
Morning Bites: Sloane Crosley’s Latest, Imaginary Islands, Cities in Fiction, David Leo Rice, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Sloane Crosley’s new book, revisiting nonexistent islands, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Sloane Crosley, Evan Narcisse on Comics, Michelle Dean Interviewed, Kelby Losack, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Sloane Crosley and Michelle Dean, new writing by Kelby Losack, and more.
Well, it’s April. Nominally it’s springtime–but the presence of snowy weather and temperatures friendly to hot cocoa and roaring fires suggests otherwise. Metaphorically speaking, though, that range of moods and modes lines up pretty neatly with the books that are on our radar for this month–everything from works in translation to bold collections of nonfiction to eagerly-anticipated literary debuts. Here’s a look at several of the books that we’re most excited to explore this month.
Weekend Bites: Sloane Crosley, Literary Ann Arbor, Wendy C. Ortiz, San Francisco’s Best Bookstores, and More
In our weekend reading: interviews with Sloane Crosley and Wendy C. Ortiz, great bookstores in Ann Arbor and San Francisco, and more.
I think it’s safe to say that October is something of a juggernaut, as far as books we’re looking forward to are concerned. The full spectrum is covered: surreal short fiction, expansive works in translation, smart juxtapositions of pop and literary culture, insightful memoirs, and more.