Author Essay

Write Like a Girl

Ruth Gilligan shares how she accidentally became a chick lit author.

By RUTH GILLIGAN • 3 days ago
Author Essay

Explore the Setting of your New Favorite Novel

Jennifer Ryan, author of The Chilbury Ladies' Choir, tours her novel's fictional setting.

By JENNIFER RYAN • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Sarah Jio’s Bookshelf

The Always author shares the books that shaped her life and career.

By Sarah Jio • 3 weeks ago
Author Essay

Mexico Through the Eyes of Expats

20th century greats Jack Kerouac, William S. Burroughs, and Graham Greene found their muse in Mexico.

By JOSH BARKAN • 1 month ago
Author Essay

Sallie Krawcheck’s Bookshelf

Sallie Krawcheck, CEO of Ellevest and author of Own It, reveals the books that helped shape her business savvy.

By SALLIE KRAWCHECK • 2 months ago
Author Essay

A Clueless Man’s Guide To Publishing

Sam Weinman navigates the long and winding road to that first book deal.

By SAM WEINMAN • 2 months ago
Author Essay

The War I Never Knew Existed

Researching her novel led Jodi McIsaac to uncover a portion of Ireland’s history she knew nothing about.

By JODI McISAAC • 3 months ago
Author Essay

Homicide Detective Roy Grace’s Reading List

Crime fiction writer Peter James interviews the main character from his thriller series about the books he reads when he's off-duty.

By PETER JAMES • 3 months ago