In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Sara Lippmann’s new collection, an interview with Dan Bejar, and more.
And now, somehow, it’s March. We’re not sure how that happened, either. Nevertheless, it is the case, even as the weather decides to vacillate between “bitter cold” and “maybe picnic weather?” It’s a strange time. Our recommended books for the month also cover a lot of ground, from insightful looks into the art of writing to immersive forays into surreal landscapes. Read on for what we’re looking forward to this month.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Sarah Hall’s new novel, Jane Pek’s mystery recommendations, and more.
Morning Bites: Record Collector Lit, Chloe Caldwell’s Latest, Kerry Howley, Diane Cook Interviewed, and More
Thoughts on new books from Nell Zink, Chloe Caldwell, and Kerry Howley; Diane Cook was interviewed about her new collection; new books are due out from Boss Fight Books; and more.
Morning Bites: Bulgakov Day, Carrie Brownstein & Hamilton Leithauser, New Comet Gain, Lynda Barry’s Art, and More
The art of Lynda Barry, new writing from Megan Stielstra and Mike Meginnis, Carrie Brownstein talks with Hamilton Leithauser, and more.