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The poet contemplates life's milestones in minute detail "Book of Hours," Kevin Young's heartfelt, beautifully crafted new collection of poems, is a chronicle of a series of seismic changes in his life.
With 'Blood Will Out,' Kirn questions the motives of his subject. And his own. In 1998, Walter Kirn agreed to drive a crippled dog from Montana to New York as a favor to a man he had never met: Clark Rockefeller.
Moore dishes on the intersection of bleakness and humor in her writingLorrie Moore is simultaneously one of the funniest and saddest fiction writers in America. Her collections of short stories are masterpieces of the laughter-through-tears variety, full of high and low comedy that somehow redeems, or maybe just makes temporarily bearable, their deep wells of sorrow.
At one point in “Redeployment,” the extraordinarily powerful debut collection of short stories by Phil Klay, a former military PsyOps specialist refers to an old joke: “How many Vietnam vets does it take to screw in a lightbulb? You wouldn’t know, you weren’t there.” Read full article >>
One afternoon, many years ago, I was on my way to the movies when I passed a guy selling books on the street. As I scanned his wares, which were neatly displayed on a blanket spread out on the sidewalk, I soon realized that all the novels were by authors whose names began with V.
To raise awareness of the educational challenges that many children face, a nonprofit organization called LitWorld has designated the first Wednesday of every March “World Read Aloud Day.” It’s hard to imagine a more delightful holiday: “to celebrate the power of words and create a community of readers taking action to show the world that the right to literacy belongs to all people.” Read full article >>