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.


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."


If Israeli Occupation Tactics Came to the Bronx

Joshua Cohen's 'Moving Kings' is a brilliant novel about Israeli soldiers turned tri-state eviction movers.


‘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.


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.'


Why Do All Women's Books Have the Exact Same Cover?

I asked a psychologist why "Drowning in a Dress" and "Butterfly in a Jar" are used to sell books to women.


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.


'The Familiar' Would Like to Be Less Familiar Than It Actually Is

What the fuck is happening in this book?


Hurry’s Video for “Nothing to Say” Will Inspire You to Finish That Novel You’ve Been Meaning to Write

Bust out that vintage Apple Macbook, buddy. You've got some words to type.


Read an Excerpt from Ethan Canin's New Novel 'A Doubter's Almanac'

The acclaimed author's new novel is about a mathematical genius and the ways his intelligence becomes a liability, scorching him and those he's close to.


'Private Citizens' Is a Brilliant New Novel About Porn, Tech Culture, and Millennials

We spoke to the author about personal branding, comparisons to Tao Lin, and his virtuoso debut novel about San Francisco millennials, Private Citizens.


'Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist' Is a Gutsy Protest Novel for Right Now

We spoke with Sunil Yapa about his debut novel, set during the infamous 1999 World Trade Organisation protests in Seattle.