Read a Selection From How to Ruin Everything

From the short story collection Lin-Manuel Miranda calls "funny and subversive."

By GEORGE WATSKY • 1 year ago

Start Reading Hag-Seed

A sneak peek of Margaret Atwood's retelling of William Shakespeare's The Tempest.

By Margaret Atwood • 1 year ago

A Brief History of Paper

Because without paper, we wouldn't have books...

By Andy Warner • 1 year ago

William F. Buckley’s Eulogies of Famous Authors

These tributes to Truman Capote, Ayn Rand, Vladimir Nabokov and William Shawn while not always flattering, are revealing.

By • 1 year ago

Start Reading The Fatal Gift of Beauty by Nina Burleigh

Do you #BelieveHer or #SuspectHer? Want to learn more after watching Netflix’s documentary “Amanda Knox”? Read the book the New York Times Book Review called “the most thorough account of the case.”

By NINA BURLEIGH • 1 year ago

Start Reading The Trespasser by Tana French

Read chapter one of this gripping new murder mystery from the author that Gillian Flynn calls "mesmerizing."

By TANA FRENCH • 1 year ago

Start Reading The Fifth Petal

Dive into the new spellbinding paranormal thriller from Brunonia Barry, author of The Lace Reader.

By BRUNONIA BARRY • 1 year ago

Start Reading Dear Mr. M

Read the first three chapters of the hair-raising new novel from Herman Koch.

By HERMAN KOCH • 2 years ago