August 31, 2014

A New Youth in Chris Weitz's The Young World

'Young American, young American – I want the young American …' – David Bowie, Young Americans

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August 30, 2014

Keep Summer Hot: 5 Novels to Raise the Temperature

Just because we’re face-to-face with Labor Day, which traditionally signifies the end of summer, doesn’t mean your reading list has to freeze over with the dropping temperatures.

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August 29, 2014

On the Experience of the Moment: End of Summer and Alan W. Watts

In light of the symbolic end of the summertime that comes with every Labor Day weekend, we here at Everyday eBook found this passage from Alan W. Watts’s The Wisdom of Insecurity more meaningful than usual.

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August 28, 2014

Commit to Flings by Justin Taylor

Justin Taylor's new collection, Flings, is one of those short story collections that comes along, maybe once every year or every few years, and exemplifies the form, reaffirming the idea that particularly skilled writers can use short fiction to create something fully formed and essential. Some stories in this collection span lifetimes while others exist […]

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August 27, 2014

Emily Gould Brings Us the Funny, Refreshing Friendship

Emily Gould’s very funny debut novel, Friendship, is full of moments you will recognize, sometimes joyfully and sometimes a little bit shamefully.

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August 26, 2014

Not for the Typical Reader: Edgar Cantero's The Supernatural Enhancements

What I’m going to tell you, you may not want to hear: Edgar Cantero’s The Supernatural Enhancements will appeal to the part of you that isn’t a reader.

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August 25, 2014

Read Before You See: This Is Where I Leave You

The big-screen adaptation of Jonathan Tropper’s novel This Is Where I Leave You will soon be in theaters – but get a head start on the story now.

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