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Sarah Hepola: My 5 Favorite Books on Addiction
Essential reading selected by the author of "Blackout"....
Marian Palaia at War’s Perimeter
The author of "The Given World" picks six war stories of brutality, humor, and beauty....
The actress and memoirist on her favorite books -- including one that hits particularly close to home....
Tom Robbins Wants to Pop Your Piñata
The author of "Tibetan Peach Pie" on authors whose "words themselves can be as thrilling or transportive as any narrative."...
Jacob Rubin: Guided by Voices
The author of "The Poser" on stories which find the "soul of the teller revealed through language"....
Mary Norris: On the Job
A reading list of great books about work, from the author of "Between You & Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen"....
Will Harlan: Voices of the Wild
A Discover Great New Writers Award finalist on the "stories that reconnect us to the natural world."...
Bryce Andrews: Harsh Terrain
2014's Discover Award Winner for Nonfiction on his favorite stories of engagement with the natural world....
Keegan Allen: The Photographers Who Have Influenced Me
The actor on the artists who've influenced his own camera work, now captured in his alluring new book....
HISTORY BY PLOT
Kristin Hannah: The Nightingale
Acclaimed author Kristin Hannah on her reasons for writing her latest novel, a World War II story of sisterhood, escape, and romance....
Words of the Year: The Best Things they Read in 2014
Authors and artists on the stories --true and otherwise -- that defined their year....
The author's favorite novels about challenges of faith, and the struggle to understand the divine....