Shorties (An Interview with Brando Skyhorse, New Music from Mary Lattimore, and more)

Daily book & music news & links

Kirkus interviewed author Brando Skyhorse.

Stream a new song by Mary Lattimore.

eBooks on sale for $1.99 today:

A Passage to India by E. M. Forster
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
Provocations by Soren Kierkegaard

eBook on sale for $2.99 today:

The Carrying by Ada Limón

eBooks on sale for $4.99 today:

Collected Essays: Slouching Towards Bethlehem, The White Album, and After Henry by Joan Didion
Milton Glaser: Graphic Design by Milton Glaser

All today’s eBook deals

All August’s eBook deals

This week’s Largehearted Boy newsletter shared an anniversary playlist (of songs from the past year) as well as the usual links, likes, and weekly recap.

Michaelangelo Matos reviewed the new book, The Gospel of the Hold Steady: How a Resurrection Really Feels, at The Current.

The OTHERPPL podcast and Shondaland interviewed author Edan Lepucki.

Stream Drop Nineteens’ first new song in 30 years.

Stream a new song by Glasser.

DIY interviewed Vagabon’s Laetitia Tamko.

Fatin Abbas recommended books about chosen families at the Guardian.

Stream a new song by SPELLLING.

Electric Literature shared two new poems by Vasantha Sambamurti.

Bandcamp Daily shared a guide to Amadou & Mariam‘s discography.

Jamel Brinkley talked books and writing with Literary Hub.

Chicago band Pelican covered Karate’s “Gasoline.”

The Rumpus interviewed author Christine Sneed.

Aquarium Drunkard interviewed singer-songwriter Hataali.

Nguyễn Phan Quế Mai recommended books set in Hanoi at the New York Times.

Stream a new song by Duffy x Uhlmann (Meg Duffy & Gregory Uhlmann).

Literary Hub shared an excerpt from Daniel Magariel’s novel, Walk the Darkness Down.

Stream a new song by Maybel.

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