“A lot of women are really crushed by a combination of working full-time stressful jobs, taking care of aging parents, taking care of little kids, while having their phones blowing up…
Feb. 5from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Recollections of My Nonexistence is a personal, cultural, political, and journalistic hybrid narrative about the formative years in the life of Rebecca Solnit.
Mar. 26from Bookworm
Jenny Offill’s Weather is a book about people living very much in our times.
Mar. 12from Bookworm
Adina Hoffman’s "Ben Hecht: Fighting Words, Moving Pictures" is about a man of multitudes.
Dec. 19, 2019from Bookworm
In André Aciman’s Find Me, strokes of luck are destiny.
Jan. 2, 2020from Bookworm
Charles Yu’s Interior Chinatown is a contemporary novel about dealing with the difficulty of being whoever you are.
Feb. 27from Bookworm
Youthful nihilism, contradictory impulses, preferences and desires catch up with Rob Doyle in his explicitly autobiographical novel Threshold.
Apr. 23from Bookworm
Brit Bennett pushes questions of race and color to their extremes in her new novel, The Vanishing Half.
Jun. 25from Bookworm
Michael Silverblatt, host of KCRW’s “Bookworm,” has put together his favorite books of the year (in no particular order).
Dec. 5, 2019from Arts & Culture Stories
Anthologist André Naffis-Sahely says he provided a historical perspective to The Heart of a Stranger: An Anthology of Exile Literature.
May. 28from Bookworm