The month of May has arrived. The temperature is rising, area plants are blossoming; all told, it’s moving from “read indoors by the fire” weather to “read outside in the park” weather. Which is serendipitous, as we have a couple of suggestions for your springtime reading to coincide with the start of the month. They range from insightful looks at music to boldly crafted fiction; there’s also a merman in there. Here’s a look at some of the books that […]
Last night, the winners of the 2018 Whiting Awards were announced–and among their number were a host of writers whose work we’ve admired for a while.
Morning Bites: Tommy Pico, Steve Erickson’s Latest, Neutral Milk Hotel Revisited, Paul Tremblay, and More
In our morning reading: checking in with Tommy Pico, thoughts on Steve Erickson’s most recent novel, and more.
In our afternoon reading: an interview with Tommy Pico, advice from Randa Jarrar, and much more.
With the year drawing to a close, we wanted to spotlight a (somewhat arbitrary) number of books due out next year that we’re excited about. It includes the latest books from writers whose work we’ve long enjoyed to debuts to forthcoming tomes that are utterly unexpected. There’s more to come in this vein–in about ten days, we’ll be publishing our January book preview, which will include a lot more books we’re excited about for the first month of the year. […]
Afternoon Bites: Tommy Pico, Matthew Salesses Nonfiction, Joanna C. Valente Interviewed, Carmen Maria Machado, and More
In our afternoon reading: new writing by Tommy Pico and Matthew Salesses, Carmen Maria Machado on literary 2017, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Tommy Pico and Eileen Myles, fiction from Gabino Iglesias, and more.
Afternoon Bites: Tommy Pico’s Playlist, Porochista Khakpour Nonfiction, Sufjan Stevens Interviewed, Bud Smith, and More
In our afternoon reading: a playlist from Tommy Pico, new writing from Porochista Khakpour and Bud Smith, and more.