Afternoon Bites: Charles Portis Revisited, Locus Award Winners, Goodreads Controversies, and More

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At The Atlantic, revisiting the writings of Charles Portis.

The winners of this year’s Firecracker Awards have been announced.

At Locus, the winners of this year’s Locus Awards.

The New York Times explored recent Goodreads-related controversies

….and Lincoln Michel offered more thoughts on the platform in question.

Literary Hub looked back on a review of Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower.

Bookmunch reviewed Deborah Levy’s new novel.

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