Now that this year's FIFA World Cup is in the nail-biting knockout stages, stay on top of the game with these World Cup blogs by Riverhead authors David Goldblatt, Rosie Schaap, and Aleksandar Hemon:
David Goldblatt, author of The Ball is Round: A Global History of Soccer, blogs live from
Rosie Schaap, whose memoir Drinking With Men is forthcoming from Riverhead, reports for NPR from the Brooklyn bar scene as a staunch
Aleksandar Hemon, author of the short story collection Love and Obstacles, contributes his expert insights to GoalPost, The New Republic’s World Cup blog. Read his thoughts about the American-ness of soccer here.