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February 26, 2016

Shorties (Essential Books About Immigration, An Interview with Neko Case, and more)

Shawna Yang Ryan discussed five essential books about immigration at Literary Hub.

Pitchfork interviewed singer-songwriter Neko Case.

The Toast interviewed Alexander Chee about his novel The Queen of the Night.

Musicians discussed David Bowie memories at Vulture.

Elle interviewed Mona Awad about her new novel 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl.

Rolling Stone interviewed Lita Ford about her new memoir Living Like a Runaway.

The Guardian listed the top books of war reportage.

Stream Neko Case's cover of "Danny's Song."

Peter Straub talked to Vol. 1 Brooklyn about his new short story collection Interior Darkness.

Lissie visited World Cafe for an interview and live performance.

Karl Ove Knausgaard on sharing his life in his fiction.

NPR Music is streaming Loretta Lynn's new album Full Circle.

Salon interviewed John Wray about his new novel The Lost Time Accidents.

"It’s a literary novel that ate a pulp paperback."

Stream a new song by Andrew Bird and Fiona Apple.

The Wall Street Journal recommended spring's hottest nonfiction books.

The Guardian listed 10 of the best Cocteau Twins songs.

Paul Goldberg talked to Paste about his debut novel The Yid.

At the Oxford American, Jewly Hight remembered the comedy songs of Ray Stevens.

The eleven-year old who started #1000blackgirlbooks shared her five favorites with Morning Edition.

also at Largehearted Boy:

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

Online "Best of 2015" Book Lists
Essential and Interesting 2015 Year-End Music Lists

Atomic Books Comics Preview (the week's best new comics and graphic novels)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week (recommended new books, magazines, and comics)
musician/author interviews
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)
Short Cuts (writers pair a song with their short story or essay)
weekly music release lists
WORD Bookstores Books of the Week (recommended new books)

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