The National Book Critics Circle Award finalists — including Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah — have been announced.
And so have the finalists for The Story Prize.
At The New Yorker: Hilton Als on Amiri Baraka.
Shelley Jackson wrote an entire story in the snow.
Ryan Chapman’s Fill the Silence is becoming a book.
At the Los Angeles Times, Jim Ruland on Michael J. Seidlinger’s surreal boxing novel The Laughter of Strangers.