Great American Reads: How Many Have You Read?

This summer, The Great American Read series on PBS will narrow down America's favorite novel from 100 to 1.


Middlemarch Meets Meg Wolitzer

Echoes abound in The Female Persuasion, but Wolitzer's newest shares its roots with Eliot's classic.

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What I’m Reading: Clemantine Wamariya

Clemantine Wamariya, co-author of The Girl Who Smiled Beads, tells us about three books that inspire her.

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6 Books by Modern Russian Authors

The land that brought us Tolstoy and Dostoyevsky is still home to dynamic literary voices.

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Author Essay

Falling in (and out) of love with The L Word

The author of Would You Rather? reflects on the complicated legacy of the pioneering queer-lady show.

By KATIE HEANEY • 4 days ago

Ready Player One

By Ernest Cline
Author Essay

How to Crush Every Stage of Parenting

A realist's survivor's guide to parenting from the author of Other People's Houses.

By ABBI WAXMAN • 5 days ago
8 Great Questions

8 Great Questions: Emily Liebert

The Some Women author brings us into her ideal dinner party and reveals her go-to kids’ gift book.

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7 Bookish Gifts to Get You Ready for Your Next Trip

The best road food, hilarious conversation starters, and dreamy drawing pads. Ready, set...road-trip!

By POTTER GIFT • 1 week ago
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