Author Essay

The Power of Reflection and Memory in Fiction

Mary Rose Maccoll, author of Lost Autumn, explains why we seek that "final coming home" in fiction.

By MARY-ROSE MACCOLL • 4 days ago

What I’m Reading: Emily St. John Mandel

Emily St. John Mandel, author of the beloved Station Eleven and The Glass Hotel, shares three books that sparked deep thought.

By • 5 days ago

What I’m Reading: Arianna Margulis

Arianna Margulis, author of But Like Maybe Don't, recommends three relatable books that are funny AND profound.

By • 3 weeks ago

Abbe and Jess’s Favorite Reads of March 2020

The RIF editors share six books that they love to read before bed!

By • 4 weeks ago

Travel to Greece with Penguin Classics

Plus, Greek stories and myths to savor again or read for the first time.

By BEENA KAMLANI • 1 month ago

What I’m Reading: Abi Daré

Abi Daré, author of The Girl with the Louding Voice, chats about three books that are inspiring, insightful, and emotional.

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What I’m Reading: Tara Schuster

Tara Schuster, author of Buy Yourself the F*cking Lilies, shares three inspirational books that keep it real.

By • 2 months ago
Author Essay

Books to Read to Inspire Hope

A neurosurgeon shares five books that helped him see so much grace and light in the world.

By W. LEE WARREN, M.D. • 2 months ago