What We’re Looking Forward to Reading in 2015

You may have seen these posts go up already over at our tumblr, but here they are, all together in one place on our blog! A number of our editors took the time to answer this question: What Books Are You Excited to Read in 2015? 

Kimberly Ann Southwick, GS EIC, said,

  • Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night by Morgan Parker (Switchback Books 2015)
  • Pelican by Emily O’Neill (YesYes Books, February 2015)
  • IN THE CIRCUS OF YOU: An Illustrated Novel-in-Poems by Nicelle Davis & Cheryl Gross (Rose Metal Press, March 2015)
  • Gutshot: Stories by Amelia Gray (FSG, April 2015)
  • Loving Day by Mat Johnson (Spiegel & Grau, May 2015)

Ian Carlos Crawford, GS Non-fiction Editor, said,

  • Redefining Realness by Janet Mock
  • Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
  • Not that Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham
  • Fourth of July Creek by Smith Henderson
  • The Boy Who Drew Monsters by Keith Donohue

Zach Yontz, GS Fiction Editor, said,

  • The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
  • Wolf in White Van by John Darnielle
  • The First Bad Man by Miranda July
  • Jesus’ Son by Denis Johnson
  • Voices in the Night by Steven Millhauser

Becca Pollock, GS Assistant Fiction Editor, said:

  • The First Bad Man by Miranda July (already on my shelf!)
  • Find Me by Laura Van den Berg (because her last story collection made my best reads of 2014 list)
  • The Strange Case of Rachel K by Rachel Kushner
  • Today I Am A Book by xTx
  • The Pulp Vs The Throne by Carrie Lorig

John Myers, GS Assistant Poetry Editor, said,

  • Excerpts from a Secret Prophecy by Joanna Klink
  • Afterglow by Eileen Myles
  • War of the Foxes by Richard Siken
  • And the Girls Worried Terribly by Dot Devota
  • Onesheets by Brian Blanchfield

How about you? What books are YOU looking forward to reading in 2015?

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