In our morning reading: thoughts on books by Ottessa Moshfegh and Minister Faust, interviews with Elizabeth Hand and Aleksandar Hemon, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Zinzi Clemmons, Donald Breckenridge, and Claire Messud; thoughts on John Boyne’s novel; and more.
Morning Bites: Roxane Gay, Melissa Febos Nonfiction, “Wuthering Heights” on Film, Aleksandar Hemon, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Roxane Gay, new writing by Melissa Febos and Marcy Dermansky, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Aleksandar Hemon, Farewell to BookCourt, Morgan Jerkins Nonfiction, Converge, and More
In our afternoon reading: new nonfiction from Aleksandar Hemon, Morgan Jerkins, and Judy Berman; a farewell to BookCourt; and more.
Afternoon Bites: Lucia Berlin, Justin Taylor Fiction, Aleksandar Hemon Interviewed, “Is This It” Revisited, and More
In our afternoon reading: writings by Lucia Berlin and Justin Taylor, an interview with Aleksandar Hemon, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Los Crudos, Porochista Khakpour on Alison C. Rose, Maria Dahvana Headley, Aleksandar Hemon’s Playlist, and More
In our afternoon reading: checking in with Martin Sorrondeguy of Los Crudos, new nonfiction from Porochista Khakpour, new fiction from Maria Dahvana Headley, and much more.
In our morning reading: interviews with Helen Macdonald and James Hannaham, notes on new music from Prurient and Aleksandar Hemon’s new novel, and more.
The fact that this month’s list is larger than usual is but one indication that May looks to be an especially strong month for books. The works we’re most excited about span a variety of styles and genres, from essential writing about books and music to reissues of underrated works of fiction and nonfiction. Whether your tastes run towards the classical or the experimental, there’s a lot to enjoy; that the onset of spring means that you can do so […]