By Will Mackin 4 min read
Will Mackin, author of Bring Out the Dog, shares a key encounter he had while writing his collection of short stories about the veteran experience.
By Alma Katsu 5 min read
The closer we look at the facts of this infamous 19th century tragedy - the basis for Alma Katsu's new book The Hunger - the more unsettling they become.
By Tony Phillips 9 min read
A lively discussion with bestselling author Dave Eggers' latest book subject, Yemeni coffee impresario Mokhtar Alkhanshali.
By Chandler Klang Smith 5 min read
Just as with real people, it takes time to get to know and like certain characters. The author of The Sky Is Yours explains why hers are worth the effort.
By Lexie Elliott 4 min read
You aren't just imagining it - travel imposes unique tests of friendship which, as the author of The French Girl explains, can inspire endless stories.