Author Essay

I’d Rather Be Reading: The Autobiography of a Bookworm

An excerpt from Guinevere de la Mare's love letter to books and readers.

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Author Interview

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These books are as beautiful inside as they are outside.

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Celebrity Memoir Superlatives

Julie Klam, author of The Stars in Our Eyes, gives celeb memoirs some yearbook awards.

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Your Reading Life

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We combed the Sweetbitter author's Insta for book recommendations—and totally scored.

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Monthly Favorites

RIF’s Favorites of July 2017

Helping you sort out the best from the rest published this month.

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How One Becomes What One Is: 7 Memoirs of Artistic Development

Writers writing about writing...and themselves.

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What I’m Reading: Sarah Jessica Parker

Watch as actress and editorial director of SJP for Hogarth tells us the books she's been loving recently.

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