Books by John Freeman

TALES OF TWO AMERICAS by John Freeman
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Sept. 5, 2017

"Urgent, worthy reportage from our fractious, volatile social and cultural moment.
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A penetrating multidisciplinary collection attacking today's social fissures of privilege and inequality. Read full book review >
FREEMAN'S by John Freeman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 4, 2017

"A superb anthology: eclectic and thought-provoking."
Writers from around the globe weigh in on the theme of home in this wide-ranging anthology from former Granta editor Freeman. Read full book review >
FREEMAN'S by John Freeman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 2, 2016

"This collection takes on the family from within and without, in ways one might expect and others totally unanticipated, for an expansive reading experience."
An anthology on the theme of family finds essays, fiction, poetry, and photography that examine the concept broadly but precisely. Read full book review >
FREEMAN'S by John Freeman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"A diverse and diverting anthology for fans of short fiction, verse, and long-form essays."
First in a new semiannual series from critic, editor, and author Freeman (Tales of Two Cities, 2014; How to Read a Novelist, 2013). Read full book review >
HOW TO READ A NOVELIST by John Freeman
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: Oct. 8, 2013

"A box of literary bonbons: addictive in spurts, but after a while, they all taste the same."
Flattering profiles of modern novelists by an astute, occasionally fawning reader. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: Oct. 13, 2009

"First steps toward a Slow Communication movement?"
A cool yet unreserved manifesto against the drug-like, numbing consequences of e-mail correspondence and the alienating paradox at the heart of our so-called "connected" online lives. Read full book review >