September, 2019

Patti Smith, Ann Patchett and more book reviews and news

by Carolyn Kellogg | Sep-30-2019

Claude Peck reviewed Patti Smith's Year of the Monkey for the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Priscilla Gilman reviewed Ann Patchett's The Dutch House for...read »

Where do you read? It’s the latest from the members of the NBCC

by Carolyn Kellogg | Sep-22-2019

Where do you read: On the subway? In a park? At a table? At the Washington Post, NBCC board member Mark Athitakis asks, Where do you read? His answer: The...read »

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 »

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