10 Bad-Ass Sci-Fi Women

From Katniss to Meg, these heroines have left a mark on the science fiction genre.

Christina Crawford on Why It's So Important to Remember "Herstory"

The author of "Daughters of the Inquisition" tells us why she's so interested in women's history and how, by learning from the mistakes of the past, we can change the future.

28 Books by Black Women for Black History Month

Join the #readingblackout movement and discover must-reads by WOC.

7 War Books That Tell Stories of Life on the Home Front

The home front can be just as perilous as the front lines.

7 Donald Trump Books Written By Authors from Both Sides

Orange-faced ogre, or the savior of our country? Opinions vary...vastly.

13 Regal Books for Fans of The Crown

Surround yourself with queens, princes, and the British people.

A White Lie Becomes an Act of Charity in the Witty "Uggs for Gaza"

In the titular story of his collection, Gordon Haber examines identity with a sense of humor.

10 Pearl Harbor Books Every History Buff Should Read

Learn more about the tragedy that changed history.

Paul Monette's Fiercely Honest AIDS Memoir

The author candidly writes about the death of his partner, Roger Horwitz.

7 Thrilling World War II Spy Novels

These spies have what it takes to deceive even the most perceptive.

Laying the Conspiracy Theories to Rest: The Assassination of JFK

In "Case Closed," award-winning journalist Gerald Posner recounts what truly happened on that fateful day in November 1963.

Biloxi Blues: School District in Mississippi Bans To Kill a Mockingbird

In light of the recent ban on Harper Lee's classic, one writer reflects on the history of racism and "To Kill a Mockingbird" in the South.

5 Unforgettable Books on the Korean War

The devastatingly bloody war deserves its place in history.

10 Unforgettable Vietnam War Books

Go beyond Ken Burns' documentary and discover the landmark memoirs and bestselling novels of the Vietnam War.

"Villainous Perfidy": Benedict Arnold's Betrayal of George Washington

"Washington: The Indispensable Man" examines the character of the first President of the United States, and how the treachery of a man who he considered to be an ally shaped his future.

8 Books That Explore the History of World Religions

Discover the history behind the religions that have shaped humanity.

8 Revealing Books About Richard Nixon and the Watergate Scandal

Trump isn't the first president to stir up a storm of controversy.

The Latest Dunkirk Trailer Packs a Serious Punch

Get inside the battle that was truly fought by a nation.

6 Necessary Fiction Books About World War I

The Great War not only affected the relationships between countries—it also left a mark on literature.

10 Civil War Books That Inform and Entertain

These histories tell the story of the Civil War with literary flair.