Articles by Editor

March 28, 2017

Announcing the 2017 BTBA Longlists for Fiction and Poetry 1

For these longlists, the 14 judges — nine for fiction, five for poetry — considered works written by authors from 87 countries in 54 different languages, and published in English by 179 distinct presses.

March 9, 2017

Exclusive First Look: Nicole Krauss’s ‘Forest Dark’ 1

Nicole Krauss is back with her first novel in seven years.

March 1, 2017

March Preview: The Millions Most Anticipated (This Month) 0

Here’s what we’re looking out for this month.

February 1, 2017

February Preview: The Millions Most Anticipated (This Month) 4

Here’s what we’re looking out for this month.

January 17, 2017

NBCC 2016 Finalists, Leonard Prize, and Balakian Award Winners 0

The finalists for the NBCC Book Award have been announced.

January 4, 2017

Most Anticipated: The Great 2017 Book Preview 14

80-something books to pep you up for the (first half of the) new year.

December 25, 2016

A 2016 Cheat Sheet for All You New Kindle (and Other E-Reader) Owners 2

For all those readers unwrapping shiny new devices, here are some links to get you going.

December 23, 2016

Year in Reading Outro 3

That’s a wrap.

December 1, 2016

A Year in Reading: 2016 6

This is the 13th year of the series, and it feels like the most necessary yet.

November 24, 2016

Before They Were Notable: 2016 0

This year’s New York Times Notable Books of the Year list is out.