In our morning reading: exploring the works of Dubravka Ugresic, interviews with Idra Novey and Álvaro Enrigue, and more.
The books that have gotten our attention for the month of October are a wide-ranging bunch, ranging from eagerly anticipated works from literary titans to bold voices from across the globe appearing in translation. Here’s a look at some of the works that we’re most excited about for the weeks to come.
Morning Bites: Bette Howland, 2015’s Best Nonfiction, Ben Tanzer on “Zero Saints,” Garth Risk Hallberg, and More
In our morning reading: the literary history of Bette Howland, new writing on music from Michael Azzerad, Ben Tanzer on Gabino Iglesias’s new book, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Garth Risk Hallberg, Percival Everett’s Latest, “Slaughterhouse 90210” Excerpt, Lincoln Michel, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Lincoln Michel and Garth Risk Hallberg, thoughts on new books from Patti Smith and Percival Everett, and much more.
Afternoon Bites: Frank Stanford, Eileen Myles and Ben Lerner, Alexandra Kleeman Nonfiction, Simenon Audio, and More
In our afternoon reading: notes on two Frank Stanford collections, Eileen Myles and Ben Lerner in conversation, Floridian wolves, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Harper Lee, an interview with Thomas Page McBee, a review of the new Noveller album, an excerpt from Garth Risk Hallberg’s forthcoming novel, and more.