By Signature 5 min read
This conversation with Thomas Ricks, the bestselling author of Churchill and Orwell, delves into a long-distance mutual admiration and more.
By Keith Rice 8 min read
We’re kicking off our roundup of essential Ernest Hemingway with a brand-new biography that may be the most comprehensive yet.
By Jennie Yabroff 10 min read
We spoke with biographer Sally Bedell Smith about her research on the royal family, her new biography of Prince Charles, and where the Prince goes from here.
By Jennie Yabroff 4 min read
E.L. Doctorow, like his protagonists, was both a character from fiction and history, and a biography of the man would help reveal new sides to the author.
By Lauren LeBlanc 5 min read
Here are 5 of the best books on Marie Antoinette that explore how the polarizing queen was caught between the legacy of royalty and the push for revolution.