Books & Literature
Virgin Comics goes East for inspiration, but some claim it's just cashing in on culture.
We asked Ted Chiang, two-time Nebula Award winner and author of the collection Stories of Your Life and Others (Orb Books): What are your favorite books of all time?
The Underground Economy of the Urban Poor
In small town Pennsylvania, Tao Lin writes on, with fewer abstractions.
Incubation: A Space for Monsters (Leon Works)
Shooting Water: A Memoir of Second Chances, Family and Filmmaking (Newmarket Press)
Third Class Superhero (Harcourt, Inc.)
Winner of the 2007 Short Story Competition, Co-Sponsored by Hyphen and the Asian American Writers' Workshop
Gene Yang's Catholic-inspired comics.
Sigrid Nunez - The Last of Her Kind