India Hicks’s new book cuts a familial swath through the English countryside.
April 26, 2018
Retire? The fictional characters in this new novel by Frances Mayes adopt a new country instead.
April 12, 2018
Think Taylor Swift has groupies? Wait till you see the crowd at the Jane Austen Summer Camp.
March 28, 2018
For three women, the unrelenting light of sub-Saharan Africa reveals its own kind of truth.
March 22, 2018
What fun! Author Joseph Rodota takes us “Inside America’s Most Infamous Address.”
March 15, 2018
We know about the rap version of Alexander Hamilton. Here’s the food version.
March 8, 2018
They worked on the war effort. But they had no real idea what they were doing.
March 1, 2018
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