In our morning reading: booksellers on the fall’s most anticipated books, new nonfiction from Rich Cohen, literary Finland, a look at Portland’s Wordstock, and more.
Sunday Stories: “Kiddie Ride”
Kiddie Ride by Jackie Corley The Plymouth turned a corner onto Beachway Avenue. Eric felt Keansburg closing in around him when he wandered into this part of town at night. The stunted amusement park on the bay side, a block of water rides on the other—it had a tunneling effect, especially from a car. Drivers took the narrow road too fast along the curve. Any upstanding citizen abandoned the northern tip of town after sunset, but you could spot the […]