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Precious As Autumnal Sunshine: 9 Quotes for Leaf Peeping

Quotes to get you in the mood for autumn, as the season of pumpkins, hay bales, mulled wine, and leaf-peeping is officially upon us.


Utopia Revisited (Or So What If Henry David Thoreau Ate Cookies?)

On the occasion of the author’s 200th birthday, we’re revisiting Henry David Thoreau and the unique utopian legacy he left us.


Margaret Atwood Addresses Cast Diversity in Hulu’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

Margaret Atwood addresses the question of diversity in 'The Handmaid's Tale,' J. K. Rowling has an odd home for a manuscript, and more.


Editors Kristen Case and Jeffrey Cramer Discuss Henry David Thoreau

Here's an interview with the editors of the Penguin Classics editions of Walden and The Portable Thoreau in honor of Thoreau’s 200th birthday this summer.


Brevity Is the Soul: 13 Quotes Celebrating Authors Who Keep It Simple

In celebration of the month with the fewest letters, we're also celebrating brevity with these authors who knew how to keep things short and sweet.


Michael Finkel on the Extraordinary Story of Chris Knight, the Last Hermit

We spoke with author Michael Finkel about the extraordinary story of Christopher Knight, who survived 27 years in the woods of Maine with no human contact.