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August 24, 2017

Shorties (Nicole Krauss Interviewed, Stream the New Pains of Being Pure at Heart Album, and more)

Nicole Krauss talked to Granta and Publishers Weekly about her new novel Forest Dark.

NPR Music is streaming the new Pains of Being Pure at Heart album, The Echo of Pleasure.

Alex Gilvarry discussed his new novel Eastman Was Here with NYLON.

Paste profiled the band the War on Drugs.

Chelsea Martin discussed her essay collection Caca Dolce with Electric Literature.

Stream a new Warm Digits song.

BuzzFeed previewed fall's new books.

SPIN interviewed Angus Andrew of the band Liars.

Politico shared excerpts from Hillary Clinton's forthcoming memoir What Happened.

Listen to an audio excerpt.

Singer-songwriter Jason Isbell talked to the Columbus Dispatch, the Florence Times Daily, and Cleveland Scene. recommended books about anarchism.

NPR Music is streaming the new Dalek album, Endangered Philosophies.

Electric Literature interviewed author Anelise Chen.

Stream a new M.I.A. song.

The Paris Review interviewed author J. M. Homes.

NPR Music is streaming the new Hercules & Love affair album, Omnion.

Work in Progress shared a conversation between authors Lindsay Hunter and Roxane Gay.

The Wooden Sky visited World Cafe for a live performance and interview.

The Guardian listed the best books about tyrants.

Stream a new Diet Cig song.

The shortlist for the 2018 Readings Prize for New Australian Fiction has been announced.

Stream a new Propagandhi song.

eBooks on sale for $0.99 today:

Benazir Bhutto: Favored Daughter by Brooke Allen
J.D. Salinger: The Escape Artist by Thomas Beller
The Lost Tribe of Coney Island by Claire Prentice
Lucian Freud: Eyes Wide Open by Phoebe Hoban
Men, Women & Children by Chad Kultgen

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

The Blazing World by Siri Hustvedt
The Family Fang by Kevin Wilson
Girl Through Glass by Sari Wilson
The Impossible Lives of Greta Wells by Andrew Sean Greer
Island Beneath the Sea by Isabel Allende
Jailbird by Kurt Vonnegut
A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
Life Among Giants by Bill Roorbach
Red Moon by Benjamin Percy
The Small Backs of Children by Lidia Yuknavitch
A Small Revolution by Jimin Han
This Is Your Life, Harriet Chance! by Jonathan Evison
You Too Can Have a Body Like Mine by Alexandra Kleeman

eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:

Broken Verses by Kamila Shamsie
The Child in Time by Ian McEwan
The Comfort of Strangers by Ian McEwan
The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter by Carson McCullers
Inferno by Eileen Myles
The Sunlit Room by Rebecca Dinerstein
Visible City by Tova Mirvis

eBooks on sale for $3.99 today:

The Beautiful Bureaucrat by Helen Phillips
Broken Glass by Alain Mabanckou
A Complicated Kindness by Miriam Toews
Lightning People by Christopher Bollen
The River Why by David James Duncan
The Theoretical Foot by M. F. K. Fisher

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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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