In our morning reading: book recommendations from Morgan Jerkins, revisiting the works of Christopher Hitchens, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Morgan Jerkins and Matt Bell, an excerpt from Deborah Levy’s memoir, and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Morgan Jerkins’s new novel, Chris Kelso delved into literary history, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Sayaka Murata’s Latest, Aspen Words Longlist, Washington, Alexander Chee Fiction, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Sayaka Murata’s new novel, a new story by Alexander Chee, and more.
Morning Bites: Walter Tevis Revisited, Eddy Boudel Tan Interviewed, Richard Kadrey and Cassandra Khaw, and More
In our morning reading: revisiting the life of Walter Tevis, an interview with Eddy Boudel Tan, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Alisson Wood, Morgan Jerkins Interviewed, Toni Morrison’s Legacy, Aimee Nezhukumatathil, and More
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Alisson Wood and Aimee Nezhukumatathil, thoughts on Toni Morrison’s legacy, and more.
Apparently it’s August now. Apparently summer has turned the corner and is beginning its slow approach into autumn. Nominally these things are happening, but the passage of time has gotten a bit strange lately. Still, there are plenty of books, and that’s an excellent thing. Do you like powerful, resonant nonfiction? August has that covered. What about surreal, high-concept fiction? Also around. Here are a few of the books we’re most excited about that are due out this month.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Isobel O’Hare and Jess Row, thoughts on Dan Friel’s new album, and more.