In our afternoon reading: an interview with R.O. Kwon and Garth Greenwell, fiction by Becca Yenser, and more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Yun Ko-Eun’s fiction, Ann Patchett on bookselling, and more.
Morning Bites: Yun Ko-eun, Juan Pablo Villalobos Interviewed, Marian Womack, B.J. Hollars Nonfiction, and More
thoughts on Yun Ko-eun’s newly-translated novel, an interview with Juan Pablo Villalobos, and more.
Apparently it’s August now. Apparently summer has turned the corner and is beginning its slow approach into autumn. Nominally these things are happening, but the passage of time has gotten a bit strange lately. Still, there are plenty of books, and that’s an excellent thing. Do you like powerful, resonant nonfiction? August has that covered. What about surreal, high-concept fiction? Also around. Here are a few of the books we’re most excited about that are due out this month.