Author Interview

A Conversation with Maeve Higgins

The comedian and essayist sounds off on Rent the Runway and tells us what Neil deGrasse Tyson is truly like.


Pride and Prejudice on Fire Island

What Jane Austen knew about being a gay man in the 21st century.

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14 Favorite Books Discovered on Read It Forward

In honor of RIF's 10th anniversary, our readers chimed in about the most vibrant books they’ve discovered with us.

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What I’m Reading: Maeve Higgins

Maeve Higgins, author of Maeve in America, shares three contemporary books that she's loved reading.

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Author Essay

Books to Help Inspire Your Inner Changemaker

Want to change the world, or change yourself? Beth Comstock, author of Imagine It Forward, offers up these titles for inspiration.

By BETH COMSTOCK  • 4 days ago
8 Great Questions

8 Great Questions: Paula Saunders

The novelist extols the virtues of Philip Roth and unpacks her nightstand’s bookish stack.

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Author Essay

What Having a Book Boyfriend Does for Your Marriage

The author of Intercepted talks fantasy, taboo, and the power of romance written for women by women.

By ALEXA MARTIN • 6 days ago

7 Books About the Founding Fathers

(And others who deserve their moment in the spotlight.)

By STEPHEN FRIED • 1 week ago