Lit Hub Daily: August 18, 2020

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Mrs. Bridge Is a Perfect Novel. But How Does It Work?

For years, I resisted Mrs. Bridge. I remember picking up the 50th-anniversary edition from a display of staff picks at McNally-Jackson;...

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