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Fiction

  1. books
    Sally Rooney Strips the Novel for PartsWhy can’t all books be like this?
  2. books
    How to Write About Impossible Female PainOn Miriam Toews’s latest novel, Women Talking.
  3. fiction
    Period, Ellipsis, Full StopWhat happens when your new start comes to a halt?
  4. fiction
    Creative DifferencesA short story about exposure, creativity, and toothpaste.
  5. fiction
    Now Wait for This WeekA short story about bad men, rich roommates, and adult birthdays.
  6. fiction
    Night Divine: A Short Story by Samantha HuntA holiday ghost story about love, motherhood, and addiction.
  7. year in culture 2018
    In Fiction, It Was the Year of the WomanAmid Trump-obsessed nonfiction blockbusters, women led the way forward for fiction that matters.
  8. first person
    Becoming a Woman Who Yells at Her ChildrenNo other transition in my life has shocked me more.
  9. printed matter
    The 90 Best Books for Comedy FansThe ultimate comedy library.
  10. The 90 Best Books for Comedy FansThe ultimate comedy library.
  11. cat person mania
    ‘Cat Person’ Author’s Book of Short Stories Is Coming SoonIt’s a short-story collection called You Know You Want This.
  12. longreads
    15 Great Books by Women We Read This YearA big year for female writers.
  13. 6 Cats React to ‘Cat Person’“Robert sounds like a bad date, sure. But what kind of owner is he?”
  14. literature
    What I Learned After Lorin Stein Published My StoryA lesson in power, sex, and fiction.
  15. talking to
    9 Men on Seeing Themselves in ‘Cat Person’“I hate Robert and deeply hope that I’m not him, but I think we — men — all are.”
  16. longreads
    Other Books to Read If You Liked the Story ‘Cat Person’From the works of Mary Gaitskill to The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P.
  17. Fresh Complaint: Jeffrey Eugenides’s Short-Story SidelineThe book is most interesting for the view it affords us of Eugenides absorbing various formal and topical trends.
  18. fiction
    13 More Things You Didn’t Know About Your Favorite Fictional CharactersDumbledore was gay and Princess Leia had a PhD, but what else don’t we know?
  19. books
    Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Novel About a Missing PresidentWhomever could it be about?
  20. books
    Bill Clinton and James Patterson Are Writing a Novel About a Missing PresidentWhomever could it be about?
  21. George Saunders: Fiction Makes You Less Self-AbsorbedWith a little help from Chekhov.
  22. the obama years
    Considering the Novel in the Age of ObamaWhat the standout fiction of the last eight years can tell us about an art form, and a country, in flux.
  23. cut book club
    12 Books We’re Reading to Understand the Election ResultRead with us.
  24. Lena Dunham Is Writing a Short Story Collection Called ‘Best and Always’Now that she’s already published a memoir, Lena Dunham is giving fiction a try for her next book. According to Vulture, Dunham is currently […]
  25. cut book club
    11 Books We’re Reading Right Now Our picks for the month of July.
  26. fiction
    The Girls Misses What’s Truly Scary About the Manson StoryThe book chooses imaginary girlhood innocence over real vulnerability.
  27. summer selections 2016
    20 Fun Fiction Books to Read at the Beach, As Chosen by AuthorsHandpicked by Alexander Chee, Jenny Han, and J. Courtney Sullivan.
  28. Exclusive Excerpt: David Shapiro’s Streetwear Odyssey SupremacistAn epic journey to every Supreme outlet on earth.
  29. beta male
    Exclusive Excerpt: David Shapiro’s Streetwear Odyssey SupremacistAn epic journey to every Supreme outlet on earth.
  30. Can Short Stories Still Shock?Modes once heralded as avant-garde now linger among the array of strategies available to any writer.
  31. interview
    Everybody Is Wrong About Candace Bushnell If you think her new book is about Sex and the City, “you’re just cray-cray.”
  32. Can Where the Wild Things Are Teach Kids Empathy?The larger life lessons of picture books.
  33. dubious achievements
    The Nominees for Worst Sex in a Novel in 2013Oh god.
  34. great projects
    Read an Excerpt From Prada’s New International Literary JournalEvery short story features eye glasses.
  35. gender vs. genre
    Meet Bill Spence, Romance-Novel-Writing GrandpaAwww.
  36. celebrotica
    Natalie Portman Moves to Paris, Black Swan–ifiedOur resident romance novelist rewrites the tabloids.
  37. the fall of lance armstrong
    Australian Library Plans to Move Lance Armstrong Books to the ‘Fiction’ SectionSydney’s Manly Library is not messing around.
  38. celebrotica
    Cast Out of the Chateau Marmont: An Erotic Lindsay Lohan OdysseyOur resident romance novelist rewrites Lindsay’s latest travail.
  39. the way we serialize fiction now
    Jennifer Egan’s New Yorker Story Will Be TweetedAll 8,500 words of it.
  40. What Makes Something ‘Men’s Fiction’?So manly. So fictional.
  41. unibrow
    How The New Yorker ‘20 Under 40’ Is Like a Highbrow, Literary American IdolSimon Cowell is not involved.
  42. books
    Read the Short Story James Franco Wrote for Esquire“Me and Joe, we just sit.”