Woot! Adam Levin won the NY Public Library’s Young Lion Fiction Award for The Instructions. Looks like Mr. Levin’s getting the drinks next time (the award comes with a $10,000 cash prize).
The Book Spy blog spots Levin on the subway and wonders about his flashy jacket.
Of Orientation, Yiyun Li writes: “The stories in this collection make one marvel at the bigness of their creator’s mind—each of them has the depth and scope of a novel.”