Mini Update Sticky Post: May 1,2021
Debut? Dantiel Moniz’s Milk Blood Heat. Short stories? Yiyun Li’s A Thousand Years of Good Prayers. In pictures? Jamie Camplin and Maria Ranauro’s The Art of Reading. Dipping into: Ahilan’s Then There Were No Witnesses (Trans. Geetha Sukumaran). A recent favourite? Saleema Nawaz’s Songs for the End of the World. MustReadEverything authors? Sherman Alexie’s short stories. New-to-me? Sigrid Nunez’s What Are You Going Through. And about to start Life amond the Qallunaat by Mini Aodla Freeman.
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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