Twitter Facebook Tumblr Pinterest Instagram

« older | Main Largehearted Boy Page | newer »

June 16, 2017

Shorties (Margaret Atwood on Season One of The Handmaid's Tale, An Oral History of Radiohead's OK Computer, and more)

Margaret Atwood annotated each episode of season one of The Handmaid's Tale at the New York Times.

Rolling Stone shared an oral history of Radiohead's OK Computer album.

Paste interviewed Gabe Habash about his impressive debut novel Stephen Florida.

Musician Thomas Dolby discussed his favorite books at the Daily Express.

Signature recommended soccer books.

Stream a new song by Maneater.

Poets & Writers interviewed author Victor LaValle.

Stream a new song by the Clientele.

Signature recommended books with fierce female protagonists.

Stereogum interviewed Keigo Oyamada, aka Cornelius.

The Rumpus interviewed author Sarah Gerard.

Stream a new Arcade Fire song.

The Los Angeles Review of Books podcast interviewed author Amelia Gray.

Independent Weekly profiled singer-songwriter Jason Isbell.

The Guardian examined the books inspired by Twin Peaks.

Stream a new Baio song.

Beth Ditto discussed her new album with Paste.

The Los Angeles Review of Books interviewed poet and translator Robin Myers.

Stream Shelby Lynne and Alison Moorer's cover of Bob Dylan's "Not Dark Yet."

Electric Literature features new short fiction by Elizabeth Crane.

Alison Moyet broke down her new album Other track-by-track at Drowned in Sound.

The Paris Review interviewed author Percival Everett.

Stream a new Mudhoney song.

LitReactor interviewed author MP Johnson.

Kevin Morby broke down his new album City Music track-by-track at All Songs Considered.

eBooks on sale for $0.99 today:

A Father's Law by Richard Wright
The Interrogative Mood by Padgett Powell

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

Across the Bridge by Mavis Gallant
Blind Ambition by John W. Dean
Disappearance at Devil's Rock by Paul Tremblay
The Drowning Season by Alice Hoffman
Finks by Joel Whitney
Gone to Soldiers by Marge Piercy
The Hippest Trip in America by Nelson George
History by Elsa Morante
Insurrections of the Mind by Franklin Foer
The Humans by Matt Haig
Living Like a Runaway by Lita Ford
The Los Angeles Diaries by James Brown
The Memory Place by Mira Bartok
Moshi Moshi by Banana Yoshimoto
My Cross To Bear by Gregg Allman
Not My Father's Son by Alan Cumming
An Object of Beauty by Steve Martin
Pavilion of Women by Pearl Buck
Post Office by Charles Bukowski
She Got Up Off the Couch by Haven Kimmel
A Widow's Story by Joyce Carole Oates

eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:

All Creatures Great and Small, All Things Bright and Beautiful, and All Things Wise and Wonderful: Three James Herriot Classics
The Art of Fielding by Chad Harbach
Back to Blood by Thomas Wolfe
Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
Frog Music by Emma Donohue
The Group, The Company She Keeps, and Birds of America: Three Novels in One Collection by Mary McCarthy
Jackie Under My Skin by Wane Koestenbaum
Land's End by Michael Cunningham

eBooks on sale for $3.99 today:

And the Band Played on by Randy Shilts
Black Deutschland by Darryl Pinckney
Dry by Augusten Burroughs
A Home at the End of the World by Michael Cunningham

also at Largehearted Boy:

Support 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

submit to reddit