Savage Feast: Three Generations, Two Continents, and a Dinner Table (A Memoir with Recipes) has just published! Find Boris's upcoming appearances here.
Boris' prevous two novels, Don't Let My Baby Do Rodeo and A Replacement Life, were both New York Times Notable Books of the Year. Both are out in paperback.
Savage Feast is one of Amazon's Best Books of the Month. The New York Times calls it "a tightly-written page turner," and Publishers Weekly agrees: “Fishman’s immigrant saga masterfully evokes a family that survives, united by food." Here's Boris on NPR's Morning Edition and in Saveur. More from Tablet, LARB, Paste Magazine, LitHub, and others here.
An introductory essay to Chekhov: Stories For Our Time (Restless Classics), excerpted on LitHub. + "God Is in the Salad Dressing," a pre-Thanksgiving essay in The New York Times (Sunday Review). + A difficult personal essay in Tablet Magazine. + Returning to Vienna for the first time since immigrating through it 30 years before, in AirBnB Magazine.