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December 10, 2018

Shorties (New Short Fiction by Joy Williams, Reconsidering The Hold Steady's Stay Positive Album After 10 Years, and more)

The Hold Steady

Read a new short story by Joy Williams.

Salon reconsidered the Hold Steady's Stay Positive album on its 10th anniversary.

40 "best books of 2018" lists were added to Largehearted Boy's master aggregation Saturday (bringing the total to 708), including the Irish Independent’s best books,People’s best books, and the Wall Street Journal’s best science fiction.

December's best eBook deals

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

All Things Great and Small by James Herriott
Pavilion of Women by Pearl S. Buck

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

The Other Side by Lacy M. Johnson

Pitchfork remembered the Buzzcocks' Pete Shelley.

The OTHERPPL podcast interviewed author John Wray.

Marissa Nadler discussed her favorite albums with The Quietus.

No Tokens interviewed authors Shelly Oria & Nelly Reifler.

Weekend Edition interviewed Dolly Parton.

BuzzFeed recommended books about family.

Alvvays covered Devo's "Freedom of Choice."

Literary Hub recommended books you may have missed in November.

Stream a new Charlotte Gainsbourg song.

Book Riot reconsidered Jeffrey Eugenides's novel The Virgin Suicides 25 years after its initial publication.

Yo La Tengo and Bill Callahan covered Carly Simon's "Touched by the Sun."

Susan Bernhard recommended novels that tap into the myth of Americana at Literary Hub.

Stream anew song by Broken Bells.

The Mumbai Mirror interviewed author Siddhartha Mukherjee.

Stream a new Lambchop song.

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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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