Author Essay

Sharing My Dad with the World

Erin Lee Carr, author of All That You Leave Behind, remembers her father through his life lessons.

By ERIN LEE CARR • 1 year ago
Article

Books Every Graduate Should Own

We’ve compiled a few literary grad gifts that are sure to hit the mark.

By • 1 year ago
Article

5 Books by Black Writers That Expanded My Sense of the Possible

The winner of the Hurston/Wright Legacy Debut Novel Prize reflects on her literary predecessors.

By LADEE HUBBARD • 2 years ago
Article

8 Games to Amp Up Your Holiday Gatherings

Bring together friends and family with punny word games, puzzles, and more.

By POTTER GIFT • 2 years ago
Author Essay

Enchiladas As Love Letters

The Proposal author talks showing love through food (in fiction, and in life).

By JASMINE GUILLORY • 2 years ago
Author Essay

How to Be a Couple Writing about a Couple

The Mr. Nice Guy authors talk the traps (and perks!) of writing about a couple (who write about each other).

By JENNIFER MILLER and JASON FEIFER • 2 years ago
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On Reading to Oneself

Sneak a peek into The William H. Gass Reader, a literary feast of selections chosen by Gass himself.

By WILLIAM H. GASS • 2 years ago
Author Essay

To All the Authors I’ve Loved Before

A.J. Jacobs, author of Thanks a Thousand, thanks the authors of books he remembers fondly.

By A.J. JACOBS • 2 years ago