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How Fiction Transcends Personal and Geographical Boundaries

Mary Torjussen, acclaimed author of Gone Without a Trace, speaks to how fiction can make us feel connected to people and places through reading.


Chasing the Dragon: 25 of the Best Books on China

Here are 25 books as entryways into China, whose global influence demands that we bust our monolithic views on the country and approach with understanding.


Girl at the Baggage Claim: 5 Books on the East-West Culture Gap

When you think about yourself, do you picture an avocado? Probably not. But, as Gish Jen writes in her new book The Girl at the Baggage Claim, if you live in the west your self-conception is likely a


The US-Mexico Border in Fiction: 7 Books on the Space Between

Josh Barkin's novel Mexico is just one of many books on the US-Mexico border that capture both the physical and psychological split.


13 Books on the Influence of Geography in Our Everyday Lives

Can the contours of the land mold the way we see ourselves and the world around us? Of course, and these geography books offer a fascinating glimpse at how.


Wild Reads: 5 Novels that Capture the Spirit of the West

Shawn Vestal, author of Daredevils, shares his five favorite novels set in the American West, from Blood Meridian to Lonesome Dove.