By Bruce Handy 5 min read
Bruce Handy's Wild Things encourages reading children’s books as an adult, and here, he shares strong emotions he's experienced with children's stories.
By Lorraine Berry 9 min read
Claire Messud joins us for a conversation to discuss her most recent book, The Burning Girl, relationships, coming-of-age, imagination, and writing.
By Jessica Mizzi 11 min read
Growing up is one of the most difficult things to do. These twelve novels capture the coming-of-age experience set against our imperfect world.
By James Atlas 4 min read
James Atlas always knew he wanted to be a writer, and eventually became fascinated by biographers. Here, he shares what it was like to become one himself.
By Kathleen Anne Kenney 5 min read
Kathleen Anne Kenney explains why reading is crucial for adolescents, and gets personal as she talks about how books impacted her as she was growing up.
By Francesca Segal 5 min read
Author Francesca Segal felt more grown-up in her adolescent years than she does now as an adult, and suspects she's not the only one that feels this way.