In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Toni Morrison’s writing, a discussion of Jasper Johns, and more.
Morning Bites: Max Booth III on Adaptation, Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi Interviewed, Crystal Wilkinson’s Playlist, and More
In our morning reading: Max Booth III on adapting his own work, a playlist from Crystal Wilkinson, and more.
Weekend Bites: R. O. Kwon, Sam Byers’s Latest, Marie NDiaye, Melissa Broder’s Novel, and More
In our weekend reading: new nonfiction by R. O. Kwon, thoughts on Melissa Broder’s new novel, and more.
Weekend Bites: Diane Cook Excerpted, Gabino Iglesias Nonfiction, Elisa Gabbert Interviewed, and More
In our weekend reading: an excerpt from Diane Cook’s new novel, nonfiction by Gabino Iglesias, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Evan Caminiti, Los Angeles Times Book Prizes, Windy & Carl, Elizabeth Kadetsky Interviewed, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on the music of Evan Caminiti and Windy & Carl, interviews with Elizabeth Kadetsky and Amina Cain, and more.
Morning Bites: Steph Cha, Kim Gordon’s Latest, Cathy Ulrich, Leland Cheuk Interviewed, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Steph Cha and Leland Cheuk, thoughts on Kim Gordon’s solo album, and more.
Vol.1 Brooklyn’s August 2019 Book Preview
August brings with it hotter temperatures, a vision of a more humid life, and the slightest hint that fall might be on the way. August also brings with it a host of thought-provoking books, deftly-translated works from around the world, and imaginative fiction that riffs on contemporary concerns. Here’s a look at some of the books due out this month that have us most excited.