Welcome to February. When looking at the books we’re most excited about for this month, it’s difficult to find a common thread. There are revelatory books that help explain some of the most contentious issues of our time; there are also surreal works of fiction that turn the familiar into the utterly bizarre. These are narratives that unfold in unexpected ways, whether real or imagined–and whether the corners of the world that they illuminate are urgent or obscure, they offer […]
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: Sarah Gerard, Writers on Music, Brian Eno’s Latest, A Nat Baldwin Excerpt, and More
In our afternoon reading: excerpts from new books by Sarah Gerard and Nat Baldwin, a host of fantastic writers on musicians, and more.
In our weekend reading: thoughts on books by Liz Moore and Randa Jarrar, a guide to the writings of Zadie Smith, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Sonya Chung and Zadie Smith, talking politics with musicians, and more.
In our afternoon reading: interviews with Zadie Smith, Jason Diamond, and Rich Ferguson, and much more.
Morning Bites: Amanda Coplin Interviewed, Zadie Smith, Jenny Zhang Nonfiction, J. David Osborne, and More
In our morning reading: interviews with Amanda Coplin, Zadie Smith, and J. David Osborne; new nonfiction from Jenny Zhang; and more.
In our morning reading: thoughts on Zadie Smith’s new novel, musicians react to the election, and much more.