Author Essay

The Boy, He Will Be Fine

What a son learned from reading The Country Bunny with his mother.

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Author Essay

My Mom as My Greatest Inspiration—and My Greatest Critic

How she shaped me as a reader, a writer, and a person.

By JENNA BLUM • 1 year ago

7 Totally Original Gifts to Give a Mom this Mother’s Day

Show your appreciation for the mamas, grandmamas, and mom-figures with these knockout gifts.

By POTTER GIFT • 1 year ago

8 Books from Queer Perspectives

The House of Nutter author on books that inspired him, and what it means to add to the queer canon.

By LANCE RICHARDSON • 1 year ago

20 Bookish Gifts for Mom

This Mother's Day, show your love the literary way.

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Author Essay

What Memory Means to Me

After her husband's stroke and severe memory loss, Allison Pataki reevaluates what it means to remember.

By ALLISON PATAKI • 1 year ago
Author Essay

Independent Bookstores As a Way to Combat Hate

Sally Kohn discusses indie bookstores as "connection spaces"—and how deeply we need them in our divisive times.

By SALLY KOHN • 1 year ago
Author Essay

Reflections on Between the World and Me

The author of House of Rougeaux unfolds some of the ever-resounding messages in Coates' memoir.

By JENNY JAECKEL • 1 year ago