Mini Update Sticky Post: April 1,2021
Debut? Keisha Bush’s No Heaven for Good Boys. Short stories? Yiyun Li’s A Thousand Years of Good Prayers. In comics? Michael Nicholl Yahgulanaas’ Carpe Fin: A Haida Manga. Dipping into: Ai Weiwei’s Human Flow. A recent favourite? Saleema Nawaz’s Songs for the End of the World. MustReadEverything authors? Thomas King’s new mystery, Obsidian. New-to-me? Nikita Lalwani’s Gifted. And about to start Véronique Tadjo’s In the Company of Men (Trans. John Cullen).
And the new chronological short story project: Alistair MacLeod’s short fiction: schedule here, sixteen months, usually one story a month. Just started!
How about you: what are you reading these days, and what are you looking forward to reading soon?
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