By Jennie Yabroff 5 min read
These five compelling memoirs revisit timeless classics and offer readers a unique perspective on the well-known stories.
By Tom Blunt 5 min read
Included are a flight of quotes from wordsmiths who know a thing or two about crafting elaborate fictions -- both on the page and off.
By Tom Blunt 3 min read
The chemical Erin Brockovich railed against is back in the news, Oscar Wilde's prison cell is open to the public, and more in our pre-weekend Daily Blunt.
By Tom Blunt 4 min read
Trees precede human life on Earth by hundreds of millions of years, so let's show them the same kind of respect on Arbor Day as these 13 author quotes.
By Tobias Carroll 4 min read
Signature chatted with Jean Findlay, author of Chasing Lost Time, to learn more about the life of translator C.K. Scott Moncrieff, the process of writing his biography, and more.
By Nathan Gelgud 3 min read
If you’re not ready to tackle 'My Struggle' or 'Remembrance of Things Past'(or if you’ve already burned through them), try out 'Monsieur Proust,' Celeste Albaret’s warm memoir of her time with the French author.