By Nathan Gelgud 5 min read
Moby-Dick is worth reading, we promise: It's as good as everyone says. Here's where to start with reading Herman Melville!
By Tom Blunt 3 min read
Also in the news: The books found aboard Blackbeard's ship, and a library entirely salvaged from garbage. Welcome to the Daily Blunt!
By Keith Rice 7 min read
These classic novels have held our hearts with good reason – but for a change of pace, what about hearing the story from another character’s point of view?
By Susan H. Gordon 3 min read
This weekend, celebrate Hillary Clinton, the first woman to be nominated for President of the United States (and ponder the meaning of First Gentleman), guard your Bitcoins, and more.
By Brenda Bowen 4 min read
Brenda Bowen, author of Enchanted August, discusses her fascination with New England and some of the great literary works that have been born there.
By Mark Beauregard 6 min read
Mark Beauregard, author of The Whale, makes a compelling case for why we've reason to believe Herman Melville truly loved Nathaniel Hawthorne.