Shorties (An Excerpt from Sarah K. Jackson’s Novel, An Interview with King Tuff, and more)

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Literary Hub shared an excerpt from Sarah K. Jackson’s novel Not Alone.

The Creative Independent interviewed musician King Tuff.

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Stream a new song by Julie Byrne.

Jenny Fran Davis discussed her novel Dykette with Debutiful.

Robyn Hitchcock visited The Current studio for an interview for an interview and live performance.

Nina Allan recommended the strangest alien invasion novels at the Guardian.

Stream a new song by Nation of Language.

The New York Times recommended books by Neil Gaiman.

The A.V. Club listed the best summer songs of all time.

Electric Literature shared a new story by Josh Denslow.

Stream a new song by Cornelius.

Esquire interviewed author Samantha Irby.

Book Riot recommended books by Isabel Allende.

Jeff Parker covered Interpol’s “Passenger.”

Emma Cline talked to Shondaland about her novel The Guest.

Stream a new song by Bully.

Kirkus interviewed author R.F. Kuang.

Stream a new song by Andrew Hung.

Olivia Wolfgang-Smith recommended novels about the drama of working for the family business at Electric Literature.

Stream a new song by Fust.

Max Porter discussed his new novel, Shy, with The Millions.

Stream a new song by Knower.

Words Without Borders interviewed Baba Badji about Ziguinchor, Senegal.

Stereogum reconsidered the National’s Trouble Will Find Me album on its 10th anniversary.

Literary Hub interviewed author Anne Berest.

Stream a new song by The Japanese House.

Aquarium Drunkard interviewed poet Janaka Stucky.

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