By Keith Rice 9 min read
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!
By Jennie Yabroff 7 min read
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.
By Tom Blunt 3 min read
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.
By Nathan Gelgud 3 min read
Step 6: Saunders will step back during the revision process to reassess the kindness and empathy he feels for his characters.
By Jennie Yabroff 5 min read
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.
By Signature 15 min read
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.