In our afternoon reading: revisiting books by Charles Portis and Cornell Woolrich, a benefit campaign for Jon Hassell, and more.
Morning Bites: Sam McPheeters, “Parasite” Revisited, Susanna Clarke, Lynn Steger Strong Nonfiction, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Sam McPheeters’s memoir, new writing by Lynn Steger Strong, and more.
In our morning reading: revisiting “Good Omens,” an excerpt from Noah Cicero’s new book, and more.
Morning Bites: Jayson Greene Interviewed, Tayari Jones, Brian Phillips on George R.R. Martin, Wordplay, and More
In our morning reading: an interview with Jayson Greene, a report from the Wordplay literary festival, and more.
2018 was an excellent year for books, and we’re beginning our look back at the year in culture with some thoughts on the nonfiction books that most impressed us.
It’s October. Halloween lurks at the end of the month; various awards shortlists are appearing on the scene; and the colder weather makes it ideal to curl up indoors–whether at home, a coffee shop, or a bar–with a good book. Thankfully, this month brings with it plenty of notable literary works, from experimental fiction to eagerly-anticipated essay collections. Here’s a look at some of the books due out this month that have our attention.
Morning Bites: A Brian Phillips Excerpt, Haruki Murakami On Film, Marian Womack Interviewed, Kelby Losack, and More
In our morning reading: an excerpt from Brian Phillips’s new book, an interview with Marian Womack, and much more.