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7 Books About Love Out of Bounds

Prepare for holiday season with stories that highlight the beauty of families in unexpected forms.

By DEB OLIN UNFERTH and ELIZABETH HAIDLE • 2 weeks ago
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6 Chilling Books to Read Before Halloween

Julia Heaberlin, author of Black-Eyed Susans, recommends her favorite sleep-averting reads.

By JULIA HEABERLIN • 3 weeks ago
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Literature with Lasting Power

From Homer's Iliad to a poem whispered between friends, these texts survived a changing world.

By MARTIN PUCHNER • 4 weeks ago
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6 Books About Groundbreaking Women

Roseanne Montillo, author of Fire on the Track, recommends stories of women almost lost to history.

By ROSEANNE MONTILLO • 1 month ago
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7 Books to Inspire Your Next Road Trip

Sara Taylor, author of The Lauras, picks her favorite reads about taking the long way home.

By SARA TAYLOR • 1 month ago
Author Essay

For the Love of Letters

The Last Christmas in Paris authors reflect on the intimacy of the epistolary novel.

By HAZEL GAYNOR and HEATHER WEBB • 2 months ago
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Start Reading The Lost Art of Good Conversation

Spiritual leader Sakyong Mipham guides readers out of white noise and toward true connectivity.

By SAKYONG MIPHAM • 2 months ago
Author Essay

The Greatest Loss of True Crime Tales

Kate Winkler Dawson, author of Death in the Air, on remembering the victims of a London serial killer.

By KATE WINKLER DAWSON • 2 months ago