Exploring the art of fiction


Author: CRAFT

New Books: December 2019

Welcome to the final 2019 roundup of new fiction we can’t wait to read!   Howard Fast, The General Zapped an Angel, with a new introduction by Mark Harris “Fantastical, oddly endearing stories rescued from the ravages of time…A collection of…

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New Books: November 2019

The end is near! (The end of the year.) Here is our penultimate 2019 roundup of new fiction releases we can’t wait to read. They basically all come out on the 5th, so you have plenty of time to collect…

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2019 Nominations

  For the 2019 Best of the Net This anthology promotes the diverse and ever-growing collection of voices who are publishing their work online and serves to bring greater respect to an innovative and continually expanding medium. “Ricochet” by Paul…

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New Books: October 2019

Our monthly roundup of new fiction is here, with more collections than novels! And don’t miss the bonus round of new fall books by CRAFT contributors…   André Aciman, Find Me “Elio is the heart of the novel, as its…

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New Books: Fall 2019 Bonus Round

We’re so excited about all the books coming out this season from CRAFT contributors, we decided to do a new books bonus round to cover them! We’ve even got nonfiction to share! A click on any of the titles will…

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New Books: September 2019

  September: we’re hanging onto the last vestige of summer, and the big fall books have started to arrive. What a glorious month! Here’s a look at the new September fiction releases CRAFT can’t wait to read. Conspicuously absent are…

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New Books: August 2019

Summer isn’t over yet! Here’s a look at the new August fiction releases CRAFT can’t wait to read. We’re in another great month for short story collections! Happy pub day to one and all…   Ayşe Papatya Bucak, The Trojan War…

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New Books: July 2019

Happy summer, readers! Here’s a look at the new July fiction releases CRAFT can’t wait to read. Happy pub day to one and all…   Selva Almada, The Wind That Lays Waste (translated by Chris Andrews) “Selva Almada burns off all the…

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New Books: June 2019

Here’s a look at the June releases CRAFT can’t wait to read. Happy pub day to one and all!   Kristen Arnett, Mostly Dead Things “If Heather Lewis and Joy Williams had a child it might be this―I don’t think I’ve ever…

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TV Adaptations We Love

Game of Thrones ending got you down? Get back on the horse with some of our favorite book-to-TV adaptations. This is a watch first, read later recommendation list, arranged in order of urgency. Binge on! Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale Binge…

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