From the Texas Book Festival

Homegoing
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Homegoing

Yaa Gyasi

Outside, the small children were singing “Eh-say, shame-ma-mu” and dancing around the fire, their smooth, naked bellies glistening like little balls catching light. They were singing because word had arrived—the Asantes had Governor Charles MacCarthy’s head. They were keeping it on…Read more

Imagine Me Gone
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Imagine Me Gone

Adam Haslett

We’re bound to forget something in the rush. I could pack only so much yesterday with taking Alec to the doctor to get his stitches out, Kelsey to the vet, and stocking up for the trip. But I did all…Read more