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 • 2 days 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 • 1 week ago
Author Essay

Reading Blind is Best

One author on why you should avoid reading the flap copy.

By Matthew FitzSimmons • 1 week ago
Author Essay

Why Wacky Families Are Fun to Write

Embrace Thanksgiving with help from the author of The Survivor’s Guide to Family Happiness.

By MADDIE DAWSON • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Courting the YA Vote

In The Wrong Side of Right, an author puts the human element back into politics.

By JENN MARIE THORNE • 1 month ago
Author Essay

What Would Babe Do?

Asks Melanie Benjamin, author of The Swans of Fifth Avenue.

By Melanie Benjamin • 1 month ago
Author Essay

Tunnels, Missiles, and Nuclear Panic

Author Greg Mitchell looks at literature and American culture during the Cold War.

By GREG MITCHELL • 2 months ago
Author Essay

Tonight We’re Going to Eat Like it’s 1959

The author of The Longest Night cooks recipes from her novel for her family.

By ANDRIA WILLIAMS • 2 months ago