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1984’s Winston Is No Fluke: On the Mutual Respect of Churchill and Orwell

This conversation with Thomas Ricks, the bestselling author of Churchill and Orwell, delves into a long-distance mutual admiration and more.


The Essential Ernest Hemingway from Biography to Fiction

We’re kicking off our roundup of essential Ernest Hemingway with a brand-new biography that may be the most comprehensive yet.


Biographer Sally Bedell Smith on Where Prince Charles Goes From Here

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.


How E.L. Doctorow Expertly Wove History into Fiction

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.


The 10 Best History Books This Fall

How did we get here, as a society and as individuals, and what might come next? All questions these ten fall history books can help us answer.


The 5 Best Marie Antoinette Books on the Last French Queen

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.