Author Essay

The Road from Guernsey to Macedonia

The co-author of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Society on finding her family's voice.

By Annie Barrows • 6 days ago
Author Essay

A Father’s Letter to his Daughter

Ron Fournier, author of Love That Boy, gives parenting advice to his daughter, Holly.

By Ron Fournier • 1 week ago
Author Essay

Emily Barton’s Bookshelf

These are the books author Emily Barton thinks are awesome—including a few that inspired her new novel The Book of Esther.

By Emily Barton • 1 week ago
Author Essay

Literature and Music are Kindred Spirits

Is there a difference between music and literature? Rick Moody investigates.

By Rick Moody • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

Once More to the Cape

Paul Graham, author of In Memory of Bread learns that "You can't go home again" applies to vacation spots, too.

By Paul Graham • 3 weeks ago
Author Essay

Harlem and Me

Jazz Moon author Joe Okonkwo revels in the art, music, and sexuality of the Harlem Renaissance

By Joe Okonkwo • 3 weeks ago
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Truth Behind Fiction: Discovering A Place Called Winter

Novelist Patrick Gale follows the trail of his "Cowboy Grandpa" and finds himself, and his family, on the Canadian frontier.

By Patrick Gale • 3 weeks ago
Author Essay

The Books of Summer

Karen White, author of Flight Patterns, on what makes a great summer read

By Karen White • 4 weeks ago