>Claire has a new list of short story collections up for your reading pleasure. Also, there’s a great short story by Ha Jin up at the New Yorker. Read it.
>Fuse8 posts a link to what she accurately characterized as another hand-wringing piece about allegedly depressing YA novels on reading lists, but I am even more depressed by the author (a professor of creative writing, no less) condemning some “young adult fiction”, unnamed, where “a town holds a lottery. At first it seems like an [...]