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August 14, 2013

Shorties (Civil Rights Icon John Lewis's Graphic Novel, An Interview with Neko Case, and more)

The Arkansas Times interviews Nate Powell about illustrating Civil Rights icon John Lewis's new graphic novel, March.

The Washington Post reviews the book.

Pitchfork interviews Neko Case about her forthcoming album, The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You (out September 3rd).

Flavorwire lists 19 contemporary British novels you need to read now.

Matt Bell interviewed author Alissa Nutting at Bookslut.

Vol. 1 Brooklyn talks books with Cody Blanchard of the band Shannon and the Clams.

The Guardian lists the top 10 novels about priests.

USA Today profiles the band Chvrches.

Jim McCarthy talks to the Columbus Dispatch about his graphic novel biography of the Ramones, Gabba Gabba Hey.

Mental Floss lists 11 television stars from the 1980s who recorded obscure albums.

FMV Magazine lists the seven great British guitar albums of this decade.

The A.V. Club lists fiction authors whose careers were extended by ghostwriters.

The Current features a live performance and interview with the National.

Esquire lists the manliest meals in novels.

Drowned in Sound talks soccer with Stuart Brathwaite of Mogwai.

Matthew Quick lists the best YA novels that tackle tough subjects at Bookish.

Flavorwire lists 50 of the best books you haven't read by authors you already love.

PopMatters is streaming the new Goldberg Sistsres album Stranger's Morning.

Author Philipp Meyer lists books that explain America at the Telegraph.

Win an "I Party with Jay Gatsby" t-shirt and $100 Threadless gift certificate in this week's contest at Largehearted Boy.

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also at Largehearted Boy:

previous Shorties posts (daily news and links from the worlds of music, books, and pop culture)

100 Online Sources for Free and Legal Music Downloads
Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics & graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
daily mp3 downloads
Largehearted Word (the week's best new books)
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Try It Before You Buy It (mp3s and full album streams from this week's CD releases)
weekly music & DVD release lists

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