Monthly Favorites

RIF’s Favorite Reads of August

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

By • 3 days ago
Article

Alfred Hitchcock’s Literary Legacy

Read these novels inspired by the cinematic master.

By • 2 weeks ago
Author Essay

How Writers Mourn Their Dead Novels

William Lashner, author of The Four-Night Run, on those manuscripts stuck in the desk drawer.

By WILLIAM LASHNER • 3 weeks ago
Article

Beach Reads for Every Kind of Summer

Not all summer plans are equal, but wherever you're headed this August, we've got the book for you.

By • 3 weeks ago
Monthly Favorites

RIF’s Favorite Reads of July

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

By • 1 month ago
Author Essay

How to Keep Vampire Storylines Fresh

Melissa F. Olson brings Bram Stoker's bloodsuckers into the modern age.

By Melissa F. Olson • 1 month ago
Author Essay

Delia Ephron’s Writing Space

The Siracusa author invites Read it Forward into her writer's retreat.

By DELIA EPHRON • 1 month ago
Author Essay

What My Son is Reading

Following his transformative travels through a shared family Kindle.

By Jonathan Stone • 2 months ago