This Week in Book News

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Once a week we will be posting a round up of links we thought were of interest during the week. I hope you enjoy them.

A review of Laszlo Krasznahorkai’s new chapbook over at The Winnipeg Review:

http://www.winnipegreview.com/wp/2014/07/slow-reading-for-the-summer/

An interview by Dorothy Lasky with Cassandra Gillig over on LARB

http://lareviewofbooks.org/interview/five-questions-five-answers-dorothea-lasky/#

A great list (48 books!) of WWII novels. Region?

http://bookriot.com/2014/07/07/48-excellent-world-war-ii-novels/

50 greatest Modern Love Poems list. Perfect for our Summer of Love.

http://www.theguardian.com/books/2014/jul/02/fifty-greatest-love-poems-30-different-countries

The Bitter Southernor talks to five Independent bookstores about what they are reading this summer.

http://bittersoutherner.com/five-great-independent-southern-bookstores#.U7vso6jUsaF

What if Karl Knausgaard were a woman?

http://www.slate.com/articles/double_x/roiphe/2014/07/what_if_karl_ove_knausgaard_s_my_struggle_were_written_by_a_woman.html

Bill Buckley debates James Baldwin

http://thenewinquiry.com/features/the-history-of-debate-james-baldwin-vs-william-buckley/

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