Author Essay

Trigger Warnings in Historical Fiction

There are no safe spaces in the world of ideas. For author Jonathan Rabb, that’s the whole point.

By JONATHAN RABB • 2 days ago

Six Picks: Debut Novels

There's nothing like your first time...publishing a novel, that is! RIF editors Abbe and Emma discuss six favorite debuts.

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Author Essay

Novelist Sarah Dunant Corrects the History Books

The author of In the Name of the Family rectifies and rewrites Lucrezia Borgia's bad rap.

By SARAH DUNANT • 2 weeks ago

Episode 16: Jennifer Ryan

Author Jennifer Ryan tells us all about her debut work of historical fiction, The Chilbury Ladies' Choir.

By • 3 weeks ago

Books From Across the Pond

The British are coming! The British are coming! These books set in the U.K. are jolly good.

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Monthly Favorites

RIF’s Favorite Reads of February 2017

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

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Author Essay

Write Like a Girl

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

By RUTH GILLIGAN • 4 weeks ago

Judge A Book: The Hearts of Men by Nickolas Butler

Could you guess what this book is about just by looking at the cover? Watch these passersby try.

By • 4 weeks ago