Mar 24, 2015
An afternoon spent grilling with Dad and his new girlfriend turns dramatic in this powerful excerpt from the epic novel.
Mar 2, 2015
God throws Himself a fancy, apes-only birthday party in this wild, new short story from the Argentine master.
Feb 9, 2015
"The Most Chilean Man" is a story from Alejandro Zambra's new story collection, My Documents (McSweeney's), which comes out February 10.
Dec 19, 2014
We talked with author Scott Saul about how the legendary stand-up comic became who he was, and how his comedy was the opposite of Bill Cosby's.
Dec 13, 2014
When some LGBT readers hear the name Allison Moon, they automatically think about Moon's lesbian werewolf novels. But when Moon isn't writing horror stories, she's working as a sex educator.
Dec 12, 2014
Casey Walker's hilarious debut novel is about a Congressional aide, Luke, who goes on a junket to China with his boss.
Dec 10, 2014
Hiromi Itō's first book to be translated into English, Killing Kanoko, takes its title from a poem in which the author, having recently given birth to a daughter, imagines killing the child numerous times.
Nov 12, 2014
Read a selection from Sarah Gerard's new, fearlessly blunt novel about a young woman struggling with bulimia.
Oct 31, 2014
I interviewed the writer about his new collection, White Tiger on Snow Mountain, and all sorts of other things.
Oct 29, 2014
While I was writing a history of a forbidden love affair that ended in a murder and a mysterious death, I began to dream myself into the worst part of my narrative.
Oct 11, 2014
The infamous filmmaker's prose has long been forgotten, but a new collection from OR Books should introduce a generation to Wood's quirks, obsessions, and drunken brilliance.
Oct 3, 2014
I recently emailed with Mountain Goats mastermind and Wolf In White Van author John Darnielle about his new book, his history with gaming, haunted feelings, and much more.