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12 Conversation-Worthy Books to Help Avert Holiday Dinner Disaster

Don't wanna talk Trump over turkey? Wiggle out of any holiday conversation crisis by pivoting to a perfectly neutral topic. The following books should help!


Essential Anthologies: Poetry, Essays, and Letters in the Age of Trump

The age of Trump has been a divisive one, to say the least, but it's also been a fruitful period of writers coming together. Here are a few examples.


Emma Watson Conscripts ‘Book Fairies’ To Hide More Novels Around London

Emma Watson is pounding the pavement in the name of literature and women. Laura Esquivel's Like Water for Chocolate has found new life. This and more.


The Seven Steps on George Saunders’s Path to Compassion

Step 6: Saunders will step back during the revision process to reassess the kindness and empathy he feels for his characters.


A House Divided: Reimagining Abraham Lincoln in Two New Books

Two new books, one fiction and one non, seem aptly timed to our current desire for a Lincolnian figure to save us from our current crisis.


Best Books of February 2017: George Saunders to Joyce Carol Oates

From George Saunders's first novel to a meditation from Joyce Carol Oates on abortion in small-town America, these are the best books of February 2017.