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COVID in literature: Unpacking standout books about the pandemic

A visitor wearing face mask as a precaution against COVID-19 browse through books. (Mahesh Kumar A./AP)
A visitor wearing face mask as a precaution against COVID-19 browse through books. (Mahesh Kumar A./AP)

The COVID-19 pandemic has started to make its way into both fiction and nonfiction.

Here & Now‘s Scott Tong speaks with “The Stacks” host and creator Traci Thomas about a few of the standouts.

Book picks from Traci Thomas

Fiction


Nonfiction

This article was originally published on WBUR.org.

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