In our weekend reading: talking books with Yan Ge, Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s recommendations, and more.
Morning Bites: Kiese Laymon on Revision, Michael J. Seidlinger Interviewed, Wayne Koestenbaum’s Poetry, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Kiese Laymon and Michael J. Seidlinger, thoughts on Wayne Koestenbaum’s poetry, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Wayne Koestenbaum, Michelle Zauner’s Memoir, Jonas Eika, The Bug’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Wayne Koestenbaum, thoughts on Michelle Zauner’s memoir, and more.
Morning Bites: Lesley Chow, National Book Awards Judges, Wayne Koestenbaum, Joshua Mohr Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Lesley Chow and Joshua Mohr, how a translation podcast came together, and more.
Morning Bites: Thelonious Monk, Chris Campanioni Interviewed, Maryse Condé, Revisiting Franz Kafka, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on a Thelonious Monk live recording, a review of a newly-translated book by Maryse Condé, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Jericho Brown Poetry, Wayne Koestenbaum, Genevieve Hudson Nonfiction, M.S. Coe, and More
In our afternoon reading: poetry by Jericho Brown, a review of Wayne Koestenbaum’s new book, and more.
Morning Bites: Wayne Koestenbaum, David Toop Nonfiction, Fernanda Melchor, Peter Kispert Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: nonfiction by Wayne Koestenbaum and David Toop, an interview with Peter Kispert, 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.