"The Guns at Last Light," the third volume of Rick Atkinson's "Liberation Trilogy," proves there is still more to be said about World War II.
May 16, 2013
From Beethoven to Kafka to Warhol, artists reveal the daily rituals that help them create in author Mason Currey's new book "Daily Rituals: How Artists Work."
May 15, 2013
Are North Korea’s leaders insanely ideological -- or merely pragmatic?
May 10, 2013
In Pakistani-British author Nadeem Aslam's fourth novel, "The Blind Man’s Garden," two Pakistani brothers flee to Afghanistan after the 9/11 terrorist attacks.
May 1, 2013
Nantucket-based historian and skilled helmsman Nathaniel Philbrick has sailed yet again into the headwinds of an oft-told tale with "Bunker Hill: A City, A Siege, A Revolution."
April 29, 2013
The 12th annual Kachemak Bay Writers' Conference begins in Homer on June 14 at Land's End Resort, and will feature numerous lectures, workshops and gatherings for writers on all aspects of craft and profession. Here's a few tidbits from some of the authors featured at this year's event.
April 27, 2013
Barbara Garson tells the stories of Americans who have lost jobs – and hope – during the Great Recession.
April 26, 2013
Greg Bellow's memoir of life as Saul Bellow's son offers unique insights into the author and the man.
April 25, 2013
David Sedaris returns with a new collection of essays, "Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls," showing he's as quick-witted as ever in this new collection of essays.
April 24, 2013