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Short stories

Title

Host

Seasonal Work

April 6, 2022

Knox

My Monticello

October 20, 2021

I don't like short story fiction because I like to be immersed for 600 pages, but I loved these five stories so much. The first…

Jamie

All Things Reconsidered

June 3, 2020

I co-wrote this book so you know it's good.

Jamie

Raised in Captivity: Fictional Nonfiction

July 31, 2019

I love Chuck Klosterman in all things and this departure from his typical fare is no different. Same voice, but with wildly different settings and…

Knox

Friday Black

May 15, 2019

A tour de force collection of essays at what it means to be young and black in America.

Knox

I Miss You When I Blink

May 15, 2019

I have never read an essay by Mary Laura that I did not love. She will make you laugh and tear up in the same…

Jamie

The Wondering Years

November 14, 2018

I think Knox is an excellent podcaster and an even better writer.

Jamie

All the Pieces Matter

October 31, 2018

A masterpiece of a book from Jonathan Abrams dedicated to getting the inside story of the making of one of the best TV shows ever,…

Knox

Florida

June 27, 2018

Lauren Groff gives us an matched collection of vastly different stories dedicated to showing the domesticated but also incredibly wild setting of Florida.

Knox

Calypso

June 13, 2018

This might be Sedaris' darkest and also most hilarious book of essays to date.

Jamie