In our afternoon reading: remembering the life and work of Larry Kramer, an interview with Samanta Schweblin, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Benjamin Taylor, Janice Lee Nonfiction, Kate Zambreno, Revisiting Elliott Smith, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Benjamin Taylor and Kate Zambreno, new writing by Janice Lee, and more.
Morning Bites: Samanta Schweblin, Ava Homa Interviewed, Laura van den Berg, Best Translated Book Awards Finalists, and More
In our morning reading: thoughts on Samanta Schweblin’s new novel, a conversation with Algiers, and more.
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Tracy O’Neill’s new novel, thoughts on the comics of Matt Bors, and more.
Morning Bites: Blake Butler Fiction, Rose City Band, Louis Auchincloss Revisited, Samantha Irby, and More
In our morning reading: fiction from Blake Butler, an interview with Samantha Irby, and more.
What does May have in store for us, as far as books are concerned? A number of essay collections from some of our favorite writers, for one thing. Throw in some suspenseful novels, a welcome debut, and a book with an introduction from one of our favorite musicians and you have a combination for some terrific reading. Here are some of the books that caught our eye this month.
Afternoon Bites: Samanta Schweblin’s Latest, Chip Jacobs, Inside Radix Media, Barry Pearce’s Recommendations, and More
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on Samanta Schweblin’s new collection, a new essay by Luke Wiget, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Ted Chiang, Samanta Schweblin Interviewed, Fugazi Infographics, Laird Barron’s Latest, and More
In our afternoon reading: reviews of books by Ted Chiang and Laird Barron, Fugazi in infographic form, and more.