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<em>The Durrells in Corfu</em>, from Page to Screen

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The Durrells in Corfu, from Page to Screen

Discover the books behind the hit show on PBS Masterpiece.

by Renata Sweeney

10 Gorgeous Poetry Collections to Celebrate National Poetry Month

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Adult Books for Fans of <em>A Wrinkle in Time</em>

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Adult Books for Fans of A Wrinkle in Time

Charlotte Jones Voiklis and Lena Roy discuss their grandmother's incredible adult novels.

by Renata Sweeney

10 More Books to Read if You Like Game of Thrones

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10 More Books to Read if You Like Game of Thrones

Because George R.R. Martin doesn't seem to be making much progress.

by Renata Sweeney

Remembering David Storey, Author of <i>This Sporting Life</i>

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Remembering David Storey, Author of This Sporting Life

The beloved British author died Sunday March 26th at the age of 83

by Renata Sweeney

Jimmy Breslin, The Voice of New York City, Dies at 88

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Jimmy Breslin, The Voice of New York City, Dies at 88

Remembering Journalist Jimmy Breslin, 1930-2017

by Renata Sweeney

Fathering a Chess Prodigy: An Excerpt From <em>Searching for Bobby Fischer</em>

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Fathering a Chess Prodigy: An Excerpt From Searching for Bobby Fischer

How hard do you push your child to develop their potential?

by Renata Sweeney

Remembering Newbery Award-Winner Nancy Willard

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Remembering Newbery Award-Winner Nancy Willard

In memory of the beloved author, we share a poem from her collection Swimming Lessons

by Renata Sweeney

Red Reads: Books for Fans of <em>The Americans</em> on FX

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Red Reads: Books for Fans of The Americans on FX

From spy thrillers to histories about the Cold War, these reads are sure to thrill fans of Philip and Elizabeth Jennings.

by Renata Sweeney

Fierce Female Warriors in Romance

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Fierce Female Warriors in Romance

In Sabrina Jarema’s Lord of the Runes, love is only the beginning of the adventure

by Renata Sweeney

How <em>To Sir, With Love</em> Author E.R. Braithwaite Triumphed Over the Racist Apartheid Government

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How To Sir, With Love Author E.R. Braithwaite Triumphed Over the Racist Apartheid Government

We remember the late author with an excerpt of his courageous memoir, Honorary White.

by Renata Sweeney

The Edward Snowden Book That Answers All Your Questions

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The Edward Snowden Book That Answers All Your Questions

Expert Richard Rashke discusses NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden in his book The Whistleblower’s Dilemma

by Renata Sweeney

The 10 Best Dystopian Books You Haven’t Read Yet

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The 10 Best Dystopian Books You Haven’t Read Yet

From post-apocalyptic trauma to corporate dictatorships, our future isn’t looking too bright.

by Renata Sweeney

10 Books on Terrorism From Our 16 Years at War

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10 Books on Terrorism From Our 16 Years at War

Great nonfiction from the soldiers, journalists, and historians of the war on terror.

by Renata Sweeney

10 Books for Fans of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s <em>Hamilton</em>

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10 Books for Fans of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Hamilton

Feed your Hamilton obsession with these fantastic reads.

by Renata Sweeney

Complicated Fathers in Literature

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Complicated Fathers in Literature

Sometimes dads just don’t fit the bill, and these characters can relate.

by Renata Sweeney

Wonderfully Weird: 5 Wacky Moms for Mother’s Day

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Beyond <em>On the Road</em>: The Other Jack Kerouac

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Beyond On the Road: The Other Jack Kerouac

There's more to the author than the defining work of the Beat generation.

by Renata Sweeney

Election 2016: Your Candidate Reading List

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Election 2016: Your Candidate Reading List

What book should you read, depending on your candidate of choice?

by Renata Sweeney

Reading Through History: The Battles of World War II

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7 Books About the War in the Pacific

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7 Books About the War in the Pacific

Read your way through WWII with these true stories of blood, sand, and saltwater.

by Renata Sweeney

Required Reading: 10 Classic High School Books to Read Again

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Required Reading: 10 Classic High School Books to Read Again

It's time to revisit the great literature we skimmed through in English class.

by Renata Sweeney

9 Reasons to Follow Author Sherman Alexie on Twitter

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11 Literary Late Bloomers

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11 Literary Late Bloomers

These authors redefine the golden age.

by Renata Sweeney

9 Must-Read Coming-of-Age LGBT Novels

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10 Dark Books for the Literarily Disturbed

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10 Dark Books for the Literarily Disturbed

If you're drawn to the dark and unsettling...

by Renata Sweeney

What 10 Modern Classic Books About Drugs Are Really Trying to Say

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What 10 Modern Classic Books About Drugs Are Really Trying to Say

These tales are about more than back alleys and dirty needles.

by Renata Sweeney

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