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November 12, 2018

Shorties (Michelle Obama in Her New Book, Jeff Tweedy's Favorite Books, and more)

Michele Obama

Michelle Obama discussed her new book, Becoming, with NPR Books.

Jeff Tweedy discussed his favorite books at The Week.

Esquire shared an excerpt from Tweedy's new memoir, Let's Go (So We Can Get Back).

24 "best books of 2018" lists were added to Largehearted Boy's master aggregation yesterday (bringing the total to 176, including several lists by the Telegraph, Delish's best cookbooks, and The Week UK's best novels.

November's best eBook deals.

eBook on sale for $1.99 today:

Invaders: 22 Tales from the Outer Limits of Literature

Liam Sweeny interviewed author Gabino Iglesias.

Stream a new song by Regina Spektor.

Scholastique Mukasonga talked to the New Yorker about her story in this week's issue.

Stereogum listed Imogen Heap's best songs.

Jonathan Lethem discussed his novel The Feral Detective with All Things Considered.

Stream a new song by Ellis.

Gina Apostol talked to Weekend Edition about her novel Insurrecto.

Stream a new song by Lala Lala.

T Magazine features new fiction by Akwaeke Emezi.

The Quietus shared an excerpt from Jenny Hval's debut novel Paradise Rot.

Michael Chabon discussed his Star Trek: Calypso series with IGN and Deadline.

Drowned in Sound interviewed singer-songwriter John Grant.

The OTHERPPL podcast interviewed author Leah Dieterich.

The Quietus reconsidered the Pet Shop Boys' Introspective album.

Signature recommended books that focus on intersectional feminism.

Literary Hub interviewed author Thomas Page McBee.

Bookmarks recommended Iconic World War I novels.

Literary Hub interviewed author Brandon Hobson.

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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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