Fiction

WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s week of fiction: trade, Google, polls

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is playing loose with the facts in his exuberance to push through a trade agreement with Mexico. He insists the deal reached this past week between the United States and Mexico to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement is “one of the largest trade deals” ever. It’s not. And … Continue reading WASHINGTON | AP FACT CHECK: Trump’s week of fiction: trade, Google, polls

Jesmyn Ward, Masha Gessen among nominees for critics awards

NEW YORK/January 22, 2018(AP)(STL.News)— Jesmyn Ward’s “Sing, Unburied, Sing,” winner of the National Book Award for fiction, is now a nominee for the National Book Critics Circle prize. Other finalists announced Monday include Mohsin Hamid’s “Exit West” for fiction, Roxane Gay’s “Hunger” for autobiography and Masha Gessen’s “The Future is History,” winner of the National … Continue reading Jesmyn Ward, Masha Gessen among nominees for critics awards