September, 2019

New reviews and more from the National Book Critics Circle

by Carolyn Kellogg | Sep-15-2019

Margaret Atwood's new novel The Testaments continues to sweep across the literary landscape. Megan Labrise interviewed Atwood about The Testaments for...read »

Critical Notes: September 9, 2019

by David Varno | Sep-09-2019

Former board member Barbara Probst Solomon has died. She was 90. Solomon was known for her criticism, her memoir Arriving Where We Started, and her...read »

Labor Day literary links from the NBCC

by Carolyn Kellogg | Sep-01-2019

Welcome to the latest news from the Nationa Book Critics Circle! We've got reviews and more for your holiday weekend. Elaine Szewczyk talked to humorist...read »

August, 2019

Scads of book reviews and more from our members this week

by Carolyn Kellogg | Aug-25-2019

NBCC board president Laurie Hertzel, senior editor for books at the Minneapolis Star Tribune, wrote her weekly column about writers'...read »

Funk it up with book reviews and more from our critics

by Carolyn Kellogg | Aug-19-2019

Elaine Szewczyk interviewed Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers about his forthcoming memoir, Acid for the Children, for Publisher's Weekly. Martha Anne Toll...read »

Toni Morrison, Moby-Dick, and lots of late-summer reading

by Laurie Hertzel | Aug-12-2019

The first and biggest news of this past week was, of course, the passing of the great Toni Morrison, Nobel Prize winner, writer and mentor to so many. In...read »

Toni Morrison in 2015

by Carolyn Kellogg | Aug-06-2019

Toni Morrison was awarded the Sandrof Prize for lifetime achievement by the National Book Critics Circle in 2015, accepting the award at our annual book...read »

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