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.
By Kimmery Martin 4 min read
Just how much space can writing take up in an already crowded life? The author of The Queen of Hearts offers her insight.
By Ben Dolnick 5 min read
The author of The Ghost Notebooks ponders how the storytelling priorities of two literary heroes can serve as a roadmap to a finished draft.
By Jasmine Guillory 4 min read
In Jasmine Guillory's irresistible novel The Wedding Date, her protagonists Alexa and Drew are into more than just each other.