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Cover Photo: The EDISTO Reissue Is Here, and Roy Blount, Jr. Has Something to Say About It by Catapult Books
The EDISTO Reissue Is Here, and Roy Blount, Jr. Has Something to Say About It

From the Foreword by Roy Blount, Jr.: “This is the funniest damn book, and so adroit, and so serious, so full of unforced heart.”

Aug 15, 2017
Cover Photo: Grace Oluseyi
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Grace Oluseyi

“The story had always been about two halves of a couple using each other to get what they want.”

Aug 09, 2017
Cover Photo: Ben Shattuck
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Ben Shattuck

“I like to think of the people I personally know placed in deep history.”

Aug 07, 2017
Cover Photo: Angela Ajayi
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Angela Ajayi

“I wrote almost euphorically, allowing my memories, my knowledge, and my imagination to meld endlessly, freely.”

Aug 04, 2017
Cover Photo: Emily Chammah
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Emily Chammah

“Writing can be a lonely endeavor, and it is wonderful to now be connected to these other emerging writers.”

Aug 02, 2017
Cover Photo: Samuel Clare Knights
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Samuel Clare Knights

“I wanted to write about the experience of my first language, about learning how to ask through hands before words.”

Jul 28, 2017
Cover Photo: Jim Cole
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Jim Cole

“A story comes to me like a match and I’ll write the first draft frantically until it burns out.”

Jul 25, 2017
Cover Photo: Amber Caron
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Amber Caron

“I was fascinated by the isolation of musher life, and the loneliness that often accompanies it.”

Jul 19, 2017
Cover Photo: Laura Chow Reeve
A Conversation with PEN America Best Debut Short Story Author Laura Chow Reeve

“I wanted to explore why someone would choose forgetting over remembering, and how it would affect those who loved them.”

Jul 13, 2017
Cover Photo: Break Out the Accordions: DIRT ROAD is here!  by Catapult Books
Break Out the Accordions: DIRT ROAD is here!

James Kelman’s new novel is on sale today, and we have the perfect music to go along with it.

Jul 11, 2017