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August 16, 2016

Shorties (Garry Trudeau's Favorite Books, Kathleen Hanna's Favorite Albums, and more)

Cartoonist Garry Trudeau discussed his favorite books at The Week.

Kathleen Hanna discussed her favorite albums at The Quietus.

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

Lighthousekeeping by Jeanette Winterson
The Year She Left Us by Kathryn Ma

eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:

The River and Enoch O'Reilly by Peter Murphy
The Welsh Girl by Peter Ho Davies

Literary Hub shared an excerpt from Gonzalo Torné's novel Divorce Is in the Air.

Stream Katy Goodman & Greta Morgan's covers album Take It, It’s Yours at Noisey.

Author Aaron Burch interviewed himself at The Nervous Breakdown.

Baeble profiled the band Savoir Adore.

Entropy interviewed author J.J. Anselmi.

Stream a new Grandaddy song.

Author and playwright Diane Warren discussed writing with Signature.

Stream a new Sun Kil Moon song.

Literary Hub shared an excerpt from Ottessa Moshfegh's novel Eileen.

Stream a new Crystal Castles song.

Signature interviewed Nadja Spiegelman about her new memoir I'm Supposed to Protect You from All This.

Lens examined the power of jazz photographs.

Salon features new nonfiction by Zoe Zolbrod.

SPIN interviewed Jay Som, frontwoman of the band Japanese Breakfast.

Business Insider interviewed author William Gibson.

PopMatters profiled Ryan Graveface of the band the Casket Girls and Graveface Records.

The Barnes and Noble Review interviewed author Nicole Dennis-Benn.

Slug Magazine profiled singer-songwriter Kurt Vile.

Lenny interviewed author Lidia Yuknavitch.

Musicians discussed their favorite Herbie Hancock recordings at A Blog Supreme.

Tobias Carroll on surreal office novels at Literary Hub.

Paste interviewed singer-songwriter Regina Spektor.

Vulture interviewed Colson Whitehead about his new novel The Underground Railroad.

Pitchfork reconsidered PJ Harvey's debut album Dry.

Literary Hub recommended books about the partition of India.

also at Largehearted Boy:

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

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)
weekly music release lists

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