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September 11, 2017

Shorties (Read an Excerpt from Celeste Ng's New Novel, Reconsidering Animal Collective's Strawberry Jam Album, and more)

BuzzFeed shared an excerpt from Celeste Ng's new novel Little Fires Everywhere.

Weekend Edition interviewed Ng.

Stereogum reconsidered Animal Collective's Strawberry Jam album on its 10th anniversary.

LIT interviewed author Jessie Chaffee.

Pitchfork interviewed experimental pop musician Káryyn.

The Little Atoms podcast interviewed authors Nicole Krauss and Kamila Shamsie.

NPR Music examined the legacy of The Knife's Silent Shout album.

The Millions recommended September's best new poetry collections.

Stream a new Jessica Lea Mayfield song.

Eileen Myles remembered John Ashbery.

Gary Numan discussed his new album Savage with Salon.

Read a new poem by Nicole Sealey.

Alvvays visited World Cafe for a live performance and interview.

Roddy Doyle shared an essay on the writing life at the Guardian.

Little Village interviewed John Darnielle of the Mountain Goats.

BookPage interviewed author Salman Rushdie.

Stream a new song by Mark Kozelek, Ben Boye, and Jim White.

Electric Literature listed the least reliable narrators in literature.

Stream a new Michael Nau (Page France, Cotton Jones) song.

Salon talked to Mick Fleetwood about his new book Love That Burns.

NPR Music reconsidered The Cramps' Songs The Lord Taught Us album.

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

Bagombo Snuff Box by Kurt Vonnegut
The Constant Gardener by John le Carre
Deadeye Dick by Kurt Vonnegut
Devotion by Dani Shapiro
Georgia O'Keefe by Roxana Robinson
The Harder They Come by T.C. Boyle
The Last Gentleman by Walker Percy
Lean on Pete by Willy Vlautin
Loner by Teddy Wayne
My Name Is Leon by Kit de Waal
North Haven by Sarah Moriarty
Palm Sunday by Kurt Vonnegut
Stones from the River by Ursula Hegi
The Temple of Gold by William Goldman

eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:

Girl waits with Gun by Amy Stewart
The Narrow Door by Paul Lisicky
Native Believer by Ali Eteraz

eBooks on sale for $3.99 today:

All About Lulu by Jonathan Evison
Goddess of Buttercups & Daisies by Martin Millar
Memoirs of a Porcupine by Alain Mabanckou
My Happy Life by Lydia Millet
The Palace of Illusions by Kim Addonizio
They Live by Jonathan Lethem

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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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