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Adventures in Writing: 10 Stunt Memoirs That Shook Up Writers’ Lives

These 10 memoirs by Colson Whitehead, David Foster Wallace, Barbara Kingsolver, and more detail spans of time during which writers upended their lives.


How A. M. Homes Is Chronicling Modern America: A Primer

From A. M. Homes's May We Be Forgiven to short story collection Days of Awe, Lorraine Berry explores just what makes A. M. Homes's writing so special.


From Lauren Groff to David Lynch: The Best Books of June 2018

Signature's staff picks for the best books hitting shelves in June 2018, including Florida by Lauren Groff, Room to Dream by David Lynch, and more.


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.