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George R.R. Martin Is Hiding in a Cabin So He Can Finally Finish the Next 'GoT' Book

We might actually get to read 'The Winds of Winter' one of these days.
River Donaghey
11.20.18
Books

Chuck Palahniuk Hung Out with 'Separatists of Every Stripe' for New Novel

"So many generations have been raised on bird flu, swine flu, Y2K, Ebola, housing collapse, ozone holes, and peak oil panics that we wouldn't know how to live if we weren't constantly expecting our annihilation."
Peter Rugh
5.2.18
Your 2017 Guide to Cults and Fringe Religions

Are Women More Susceptible to Cults?

'The Girls' explores the phenomenon of young women opting out of society for cult-like groups such as the Manson Family.
Jennifer Schaffer
9.25.17
Books

Chart Every Country's Favorite Book on This Map

Navigate the world of literature through the books that impacted a country’s population the most.
Sergio Pérez Gavilán
8.15.17
Books

‘Made for Love’ Is a Hilarious Novel About Sex Dolls, Dolphins, and Surveillance

Alissa Nutting's newest novel is easily one of the funniest books about sex and modern technology you'll read this year.
Lincoln Michel
7.10.17
the vice reader

Being in the Art World Sucks and Then You Die

Check out a mind-bending story about an art mover from Eugene Lim's 'Dear Cyborgs.'
Eugene Lim
5.19.17
Books

'Borne' Is a Beautiful, Bizarre Sci-Fi Novel with a Gigantic, Flying Bear

We caught up with author Jeff VanderMeer, whose new novel envisions biotech end times.
Lincoln Michel
4.24.17
Illustration

Chart Every Country's Favourite Book on This Map

Navigate the world of literature through the books that impacted a country’s population the most.
Sergio Pérez Gavilán
4.15.17
Books

George Saunders Thinks Empathy Can Still Save Us

The celebrated author is "doubling down" on art and empathy with his brilliant debut novel, 'Lincoln in the Bardo.'
James Yeh
2.15.17
Culture

Why Do All Book Covers Designed for Women Have the Same Cover?

I asked a psychologist why "Drowning in a Dress" and "Butterfly in a Jar" are used to sell books to women.
Peter Clynes
10.3.16
the vice reader

'What Belongs to You' Is a Brilliant Novel About Public Sex and the Queer Body

We caught up with the author to talk about his debut novel 'What Belongs to You' and the scary, but necessary process of writing about queer sex in America today.
R. O. Kwon
7.5.16
the vice reader

Don DeLillo's 'Zero K' Is a Joyless Novel About Billionaires Freezing Themselves

The giant of American letters' newest offering is a cold, stark book about money, art, and living forever.
Frank Guan
5.4.16
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