In our afternoon reading: delving into book data with Emily St. John Mandel, an interview with Paul Beatty, Wyoming literature, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Etgar Keret, Amelia Gray Fiction, Joshua Cohen Interviewed, Childbirth’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: new fiction from Amelia Gray, checking in with Etgar Keret and Joshua Cohen, new music from Childbirth, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ta-Nehisi Coates, New Alexis M. Smith Fiction, Hari Kunzru on “Dune,” Adam Wilson on Etgar Keret, and More
In our Monday afternoon reading: an excerpt from Ta-Nehisi Coates’s new book, Hari Kunzru wrote about Dune, new writing from Jac Jemc and Alexis M. Smith, and more.
Morning Bites: Percival Everett, Alexander Chee Nonfiction, Brooklyn Book Festival, Etgar Keret Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: essential fiction from Percival Everett, new nonfiction from Alexander Chee, thoughts on public art in Central Park, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Etgar Keret’s Playlist, Jami Attenberg Interviewed, André Alexis, Karolina Waclawiak’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: an Etgar Keret playlist, Jami Attenberg on a pair of terrific podcasts, Justin Taylor on The Grateful Dead, an excerpt from Karolina Waclawiak’s new one, and more.
Morning Bites: Lynne Tillman, Muriel Spark Novels, National Magazine Awards, Ruth Curry on “The Everything Store,” and More
This morning: delve into the works of Lynne Tillman, Etgar Keret on the bad fates of good characters, an excerpt from Douglas Watson’s new novel, Ruth Curry talks Amazon.com, and more.
Etgar Keret and Gary Shteyngart love each other.
Afternoon Bites: Joshua Cohen on Atlantic City, Shellac Book Club, Etgar Keret on Janet Frame, and More
Joshua Cohen’s essay on Atlantic City after Hurricane Sandy is excellent reading. There’s a terrific Victor LaValle interview at Days of Yore. Here’s a review of the Los Angeles production of the Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots musical. Emma Straub and the Magnetic Fields sang “Que Sera Sera.” The National and Shellac’s ATP book club choices. Paul DiFillippo on Iain M. Banks’s Hydrogen Sonata and space opera. Etgar Keret would like to recommend a Janet Frame story to you. Matt Zoller […]