Hezra Martinez is from NYC, born and bred. As far as her memory serves her she's been reading. Just like the city that never sleeps, she considers herself a night owl spending the early hours of the day writing either poetry or prose. Here are some of her all-time favorite books: The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas, The Namesake by Jhumpa Lahiri, andThe House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros.
These books illuminate another side to the infamous Tudor queen.
A calm sea turns into a tempestuous storm in the Searching for Bobby Fischer author’s latest novel.
A timeless exploration of love and politics set in turbulent 1950s Vietnam.
A look at The Waste Land author’s initial drafts and unpublished poetry.
The journalist will be forever remembered through his award-winning biography, Growing Up.
We remember the prolific and versatile Edgar Award winner, who died on December 29, 2018.
Watch the trailer for the adaptation of Maria Semple’s delightful novel about a missing mother and the daughter who vows to find her.
The iconic author's fourth (and favorite) novel is getting a limited series adaptation.