By Tom Blunt 4 min read
The closing lines of a book characterize the strange moment when reader and author finally say farewell to each other. Here are 12 of our favorites.
By Tom Blunt 3 min read
The Rock reassures us about the 'Jumanji' remake and Robin Williams's legacy, a unique tribute to Prince, and more to keep your Tuesday moving right along.
By Scott Porch 7 min read
'Chasing the Last Laugh' author Richard Zacks discusses Mark Twain's late-life debt and the comedy tour that revived his floundering career.
By Signature 6 min read
Required reading this month: James McBride's biography of James Brown 'Kill 'Em and Leave,' Hope Jahren's delightful science memoir 'Lab Girl,' and more.