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.
In our afternoon reading: an excerpt from Wayne Koestenbaum’s new book, an interview with David Leo Rice, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Josephine Rowe and Wayne Koestenbaum, a review of Ron A. Austin’s novel, and more.
What does the month of July have to offer? Fireworks, rising temperatures, and an increased likelihood of humidity. In terms of books, the outlook is better: everything from debut fiction to reissues of cult novels, along with eagerly awaited books from some of our longtime favorites. Whether you’re headed to the beach or holing up inside with the air conditioning, this month’s new books offer plenty to delight and impress you.
In our afternoon reading: thoughts on books by Clarice Lispector and Alexander Chee, an interview with Neko Case, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Will Boast and Sergio De La Pava, revisiting the music of The Ex, and more.
In our weekend reading: an interview with Wayne Koestenbaum, Emma Ramadan on the life of a translator, and much more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Wayne Koestenbaum, Sarah Gerard, and Durga Chew-Bose; and much more.