Shorties (An Interview with Jennifer Egan, New Music from the Mary Onettes, and more)

Daily book & music news & links.

The New Yorker interviewed author Jennifer Egan.

Stream a new song by the Mary Onettes.

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

My Life by Bill Clinton
The Nonexistent Knight by Italo Calvino
The World Jones Made by Philip K. Dick

eBooks on sale for $2.99 today:

How High We Go in the Dark by Sequoia Nagamatsu
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman

Today’s eBook deals

March’s best eBook Deals

March’s eBook deals

Stream a new song by Pynkie.

Vulture recommended March’s best books.

Pitchfork, Bandcamp Daily, and All Songs Considered recommended the week’s best new albums.

Bustle interviewed author Nicole Flattery.

Stream a new Killing Joke song.

Julie Carrick Dalton recommended books about bees that teach us to be more human at Electric Literature.

PopMatters recommended jangle pop songs.

The New York Times recommended spring’s best fiction and nonfiction.

Dina Nayeri discussed her new book Who Gets Believed? with NPR Books.

Shana Cleveland discussed the influences behind the new La Luz album with BrooklynVegan.

The Financial Times Weekend podcast interviewed author Elif Batuman.

Stream a new song by the Hold Steady.

Jennifer Michael Hecht discussed her book The Wonder Paradox with the OTHERPPL podcast.

The New York Times profiled the author Mia Couto.

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