Friday, April 18, 2014
There will be storytellers and abundant adult beverages, but you didn’t hear that from me.

There will be storytellers and abundant adult beverages, but you didn’t hear that from me.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Joan Didion reviews Maggie Shipstead’s latest novel, “Astonish Me,” for Electric Literature’s “Celebrity Book Review” on Shipstead’s pub date!
http://electricliterature.com/blog/2014/04/08/celebrity-book-review-joan-didion-on-astonish-me-by-maggie-shipstead/

Joan Didion reviews Maggie Shipstead’s latest novel, “Astonish Me,” for Electric Literature’s “Celebrity Book Review” on Shipstead’s pub date!

http://electricliterature.com/blog/2014/04/08/celebrity-book-review-joan-didion-on-astonish-me-by-maggie-shipstead/

Friday, March 7, 2014
Even cats like it!
Or at least Electric Literature’s Halimah Marcus’s cat does!

Even cats like it!

Or at least Electric Literature’s Halimah Marcus’s cat does!

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 Tuesday, July 23, 2013
"Celebrity Book Review" returns with actress Anne Hathaway on Claire Messud’s latest from Knopf, "The Woman Upstairs." Git it while it’s hot at Electric Literature!

"Celebrity Book Review" returns with actress Anne Hathaway on Claire Messud’s latest from Knopf, "The Woman Upstairs." Git it while it’s hot at Electric Literature!

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

After a winter break, my “Celebrity Book Review” column returns to Electric Literature. This month, it’s art superdealer Larry Gagosian on Matthew Specktor’s “American Dream Machine,” just out from our compadres over at Tin House books. Shine on you crazy diamonds!
http://electricliterature.com/blog/2013/04/29/celebrity-book-review-art-dealer-larry-gagosian-on-matthew-specktors-american-dream-machine/

After a winter break, my “Celebrity Book Review” column returns to Electric Literature. This month, it’s art superdealer Larry Gagosian on Matthew Specktor’s “American Dream Machine,” just out from our compadres over at Tin House books. Shine on you crazy diamonds!

http://electricliterature.com/blog/2013/04/29/celebrity-book-review-art-dealer-larry-gagosian-on-matthew-specktors-american-dream-machine/

Monday, September 17, 2012
Ryan Chang did a great recap of the Literary Death Match I competed in this week, in which I beat a Pulitzer prize winner and lost to a man on cold meds with a superior sense of direction. #Failingbetter

Ryan Chang did a great recap of the Literary Death Match I competed in this week, in which I beat a Pulitzer prize winner and lost to a man on cold meds with a superior sense of direction. #Failingbetter

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
"Celebrity Book Review" is back after a celebrity vacation.
This month: Gary Shteyngart reviews Mark Leyner’s “The Sugar Frosted Nutsack.” Bust a nut(sack) here.

"Celebrity Book Review" is back after a celebrity vacation.

This month: Gary Shteyngart reviews Mark Leyner’s “The Sugar Frosted Nutsack.” Bust a nut(sack) here.

It’s not all about bribing us,” she said. “And we have a pool.”

“They don’t have a pool?”

“No.”

“Are they poor?”

“I don’t think so, they’re just not pool people,” she said.

“I don’t get it,” Abigail said.

I might as well just quote the whole damn story, it’s that good. (“Hello, Everybody.” A.M Homes)
Remember when we were younger and had such good imaginations? From A.M Homes’ short story, “Hello, Everybody” up today in Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading.