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Writing and Travel: 10 Books on Traversing America

Nonfiction books by Joan Didion, Ken Ilgunas, David Owen, and more tell evocative tales of traversing America, from the Colorado River to Alaska.


A Marriage Spanning the 20th Century: Read An Excerpt from Our Story

Rao Pingru's graphic memoir Our Story, began when as he mourned his wife's death, is a work of love, and of history, spanning 20th-century China.


What is Personality? Karl Ove Knausgaard Ponders in His Latest, Spring

In the latest installment to his season-themed quartest, Karl Ove Knausgaard ponders the phenomenon of personality via his growing daughter.


A Reader’s Guide to Renowned Writer and Poet Robert Graves

Here’s a look at highlights from Robert Graves’s work, which spans a host of genres, from crime stories to tactile evocations of the distant past.


The Best Texas Books, From Lonesome Dove to The Liar's Club

These novels, memoirs, and books of nonfiction by Larry McMurtry, Mary Karr, Lawrence Wright, and more bring the Lone Star State to life.


Samantha Irby Proves That Humor is a Powerful Weapon Against Despair

Author Samantha Irby has potent wit and humor, and masterful writing skills: all powerful weapons against the dark.