Morning Bites: Dante, Ranking Talking Heads Albums, Lydia Davis, Human Trophies, and More


Lydia Davis on Osama Alomar’s stories.

Colin Dickey on “Human Trophies” at Lapham’s Quarterly. Score.

These Dante recaps at The Paris Review get better and better…

15 of the best novels from 2013…

Lincoln Michel picks some beautiful books from 2013.

The Awl ranked all of the albums by Talking Heads.

Jeffrey Novak on the Lou Reed stuff we overlooked.

Take a few moments and read “Your Friends and Rapists” by Sarah Nicole Prickett at Medium.

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