October, 2016

#NBCCLeonard Picks #7: Edie Meidav on Jennifer Tseng’s Mayumi and the Sea of Happiness

by Edie Meidav | Oct-11-2016

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the fourth John Leonard award for first book in any genre. In the...read »

Critical Notes October 10, 2016

by Bethanne Patrick | Oct-09-2016

Greetings, critics and readers. This week we’ve got a good mix of fiction and nonfiction, reviews and interviews.  Kerri Arsenault talked to Matt Weiland,...read »

#NBCCLeonard Picks #6: Marion Winik on Imbolo Mbue’s Behold the Dreamers

by Marion Winik | Oct-07-2016

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the fourth John Leonard award for first book in any genre. In the...read »

#NBCCLeonard Picks #5: Jennifer Bort Yacovissi on Lynne Kutsukake’s The Translation of Love

by Jennifer Bort Yacovissi | Oct-06-2016

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the fourth John Leonard award for first book in any genre. In the...read »

#NBCCLeonard Picks #4: Lori Feathers on Esmé Weijun Wang’s The Border of Paradise

by Lori Feathers | Oct-05-2016

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the fourth John Leonard award for first book in any genre. In the...read »

Ann Patchett, Monet, Banned Books and More

by Elizabeth Taylor | Oct-04-2016

Autumn brings a bounty of books, and reviews. Ann Patchett’s Commonwealth has been reviewed widely. Eileen Weiner reviews Patchett's novel for the Pittsburgh...read »

#NBCCLeonard Picks #3: Anita Felicelli on Emma Cline’s The Girls

by Anita Felicelli | Oct-03-2016

In November, National Book Critics Circle members will begin nominating and voting for the fourth John Leonard award for first book in any genre. In the...read »

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