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October 8, 2018

Shorties (2018's Best True Crime Books, An Oral History of Uncle Tupelo's Anodyne Album, and more)


Elle Australia listed 2018's best true crime books.

Rolling Stone shared an oral history of Uncle Tupelo's Anodyne album on its 25th anniversary.

October's best eBook deals.

eBook on sale for $1.99 today:

Alif the Unseen by G. Willow Wilson
The Bottle Factory Opening by Beryl Bainbridge
Lucky Us by Beryl Bainbridge

Vulture profiled author John Wray.

Mark Lanegan covered Pink Floyd's "Nobody Home."

Longreads shared an excerpt from Nicole Chung's memoir All You Can Ever Know.

Rolling Stone and Paste profiled singer-songwriter Kurt Vile.

The longlists for the 2018 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence have been announced.

Weekend Edition interviewed Cat Power's Chan Marshall.

Signature recommended books that show the cost of discrimination.

Stream St. Vincent's Austin City Limits episode.

WIRED listed its all-time favorite books.

NYCTaper shared a recent Luna live performance.

Kevin Barry talked to the New Yorker about his short story in this week's issue, "The Coast of Leitrim."

Stream FADE's debut EP Fall in Love at Hype Machine.

Alice Walker discussed her new poetry collection with Weekend Edition.

Bedford + Bowery profiled cartoonist Matthew Thurber.

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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

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