The Last Book Review

Nell Zink reviews Jonathan Franzen, everyone else can go home, we’re done here.

Groupies, Druggies, and Kept Women: An Interview With Karolina Waclawiak

An interview with Karolina Waclawiak, author of “The Invaders.”

The Princess And The Pony

“Should it be about a princess?”

“I’ll Never Write My Memoirs”

What will your memoir be called?

An Abridged List Of Books I’ll Be Curbing This Afternoon

Guess what, they’re yours!!

A Woman On The Margins

There are some particularly good points in this interview with Vivian Gornick—I like the part where she says that she “didn’t give a shit about women’s sexuality” because she “had orgasms easily” because, like, girl, get it—but I am mostly thinking about how much I’m trying to walk before it gets really, really hot out.

On writing in books

Are you an A or a B?

New Lovers

We Love Chris Kraus, I Think

Renata Adler, “Irreparable Harm”

A Post About Books, Sort Of

A Recent Visit To A Local Bookstore

“The Strange Case of Rachel K.”

Totally Real and Not Made Up Excerpts From Kim Gordon’s Forthcoming Memoir

Books You Might Like Because Some People on Twitter Thought I’d Like Them

Black Girls Don’t Read Sylvia Plath

Writers Writing About Writers (and Musicians, and Artists, and and)

Book Titles, Answered

“Has Your Husband Read It?”

Hail Satan, Tonight: John Darnielle’s Wolf in White Van