February, 2019

31 Books in 30 Days: David Varno on Denis Johnson’s ‘The Largesse of the Sea Maiden’

by David Varno | Feb-11-2019

In the 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Katherine A. Powers on Craig Brown’s ‘Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret

by Katherine A. Powers | Feb-08-2019

In this 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Marion Winik on Lawrence Wright’s ‘God Save Texas’

by Marion Winik | Feb-07-2019

In this 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

NBCC Reads: Rebecca Foster on Pamela Paul’s ‘My Life with Bob’

by Rebecca Foster | Feb-06-2019

What are your favorite books about books? Why are these books such a ferocious pleasure? Maybe it's their range: books on books can combine memoir and...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Anjali Enjeti on Erika Meitner’s ‘Holy Moly Carry Me’

by Anjali Enjeti | Feb-06-2019

In this 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Marion Winik on Nicole Chung’s ‘All You Can Ever Know’

by Marion Winik | Feb-05-2019

In this 31 Books in 30 Days series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board members...read »

31 Books in 30 Days: Victoria Chang on Diane Seuss’s ‘Still Life with Two Dead Peacocks and a Girl’

by Victoria Chang | Feb-04-2019

In this 31 Books in 30 Days series series leading up to the March 14, 2019 announcement of the 2018 National Book Critics Circle award winners, NBCC board...read »

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