"My work has at times been criticized for being overly nostalgic, or too much about nostalgia. That is partly my fault,... but it is not nostalgia's fault, if fault is to be found. Nostalgia is a valid, honorable, ancient human emotion,... the ache that arises from the consciousness of lost connection."
Michael Chabon went record shopping with Financial Times. Drowned in Sound reconsidered Weezer's Blue Album. Prospect reconsidered the fiction of Anthony Burgess on his 100th birthday. The Chills covered David Bowie's "Conversation Piece." The Rumpus interviewed author Kris D'Agostino. Stream...
Michael Chabon’s back. He’d never gone away, of course — more than a dozen books in all — but it’s… See the full story of Flights of fancy on The Spectator.
Philip Roth on the Trump presidency. PopMatters is counting down the best post-punk albums ever. Ebooks on sale for $1.99 today: Hannah Arendt: A Life in Dark Times by Anne C. Heller A Model World by Michael Chabon Paste recommended...
In hardcover:Alexander Freed's Rogue One maintains its position at number 11.Michael Chabon’s Moonglow is down five positions, ending the week at number 20.In paperback:Ted Chiang's Stories of Your Life and Others returns at number 15 (trade paperback).
The New Yorker interviewed poet Claudia Rankine. Stream a new Ryan Adams song. Ebooks on sale for $1.99 today: Hannah Arendt: A Life in Dark Times by Anne C. Heller A Model World by Michael Chabon Tin House shared an...
Michael Chabon and Zadie Smith are among the nominees
The finalists have been announced for this year’s National Book Critics Circle Awards. In the nonfiction category, last year’s National Book Award winner, Ibram X. Kendi, is recognized alongside Pulitzer Prize winner Viet Thanh Nguyen, and the fiction section is filled out with literary stars like Zadie Smith, Michael Chabon, ... More »
Jane Mayer and Ann Patchett are also among the 30 finalists in six categories.
Zadie Smith, Michael Chabon, Louise Erdrich, Ann Patchett, Jane Mayer, Robert Pinsky, Marion Coutts, and Peter Orner are there; Margaret Atwood's getting a lifetime achievement award - but conspicuously missing is one of 2016's biggest successes, a National Book Award winner and Oprah pick.
In hardcover:Alexander Freed's Rogue One is up five spots, finishing the week at number 11.Michael Chabon’s Moonglow is down four positions, ending the week at number 15.In paperback:Ernest Cline's Ready Player One is down two spots, finishing the week at number 12 (trade paperback).
From a NYT article about the writer Ayelet Waldman — wife of novelist Michael Chabon. Waldman is taking microdoses of LSD to treat depression. The teenager caught her erstwhile-depressed mother humming, talking about the blue sky, making...Show More Summary
In hardcover:Michael Chabon’s Moonglow is up two positions, ending the week at number 11.James Luceno's Star Wars: Catalyst returns at number 15.Alexander Freed's Rogue One debuts at number 16.In paperback:Stephen King's The Bazaar of...Show More Summary
The novelist credits tiny hits of psychedelic acid with salvaging her marriage to Michael Chabon. And maybe her life.
In hardcover:Michael Chabon’s Moonglow is up one position, ending the week at number 13.In paperback:Ernest Cline's Ready Player One is up four spots, finishing the week at number 8 (trade paperback).Stephen King's The Bazaar of Bad Dreams is up five positions, ending the week at number 9.
In hardcover:Anne Rice’s Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis debuts at number 7.Michael Chabon’s Moonglow is down three positions, ending the week at number 14.In paperback:Ted Chiang's Story of Your Life and Others is up two spots,...Show More Summary
Spend your weekend reading Michael Chabon's new novel 'Moonglow.'
In hardcover:Michael Chabon’s Moonglow debuts at number 11.James Luceno's Star Wars: Catalyst is down seven spots, finishing the week at number 17.In paperback:Stephen King's The Bazaar of Bad Dreams is up five positions, ending theShow More Summary
Holiday Books Gift Guide: Fascinating fiction to give and get this holiday season Dec. 1, 2016 Skip to: Fiction Pageturners Romance Sci-Fi / Fantasy Poetry Full guide Fiction Moonglow Michael Chabon Harper, 28.99 Inspired by stories Chabon was told by his grandfather on hisdeathbed, this beautifully-wrought...