She was a reporter. Eleanor Roosevelt was to become first lady. Here is their story.
February 22, 2018
“Little House on the Prairie” told a great tale. The real story is darker, but better.
February 8, 2018
You thought Washington had presence and Kennedy had flair? Wait’ll you meet Andrew Jackson.
February 1, 2018
The 1913 women’s march had costumes and color and a crowd of thousands, not all of whom were friendly.
January 18, 2018
We are not alone: We carry an entire universe of organisms within us.
January 11, 2018
We’ve heard about the French and Chinese methods of raising children; now, here’s the German take.
January 4, 2018
You’ve heard of May-December relationships? This memoir explores a Queens-Hamptons childhood.
December 21, 2017
Murder in a small town, a 12-year-old girl, the aftermath, and some breathtaking revelations.
December 14, 2017
Family history, traditions, and some very bad habits, can all be found in the homes we make.
December 7, 2017
A hilarious look at Mark Twain’s misadventures in things financial.
November 30, 2017
Sometimes loss isn’t as devastating as yearning.
November 23, 2017
A journalist’s memoir of life and death, and life again.
November 16, 2017
A brilliantly colored book that brings the outside inside.
November 15, 2017
Isabel Allende’s new novel applies her lyric voice to immigration, refugees and falling in love in late middle age.
November 9, 2017
Here’s a chance to win a copy of Meryl Gordon’s ‘Bunny Mellon: The Life of An American Style Legend.’
November 3, 2017
Lynn Freed has a complicated vision of “home”: It’s often best when seen from elsewhere.
November 2, 2017
This new book is for newbie thrifters and old hands alike.
Publishers are stuck on one word, though ‘women’ are starting to appear.
October 30, 2017