Guest Books

GUEST BOOKS

Swoosie Kurtz

Swoosie Kurtz

The actress and memoirist on her favorite books — including one that hits particularly close to home.

Posted by × May 20, 2015 ×

GUEST BOOKS

Tom Robbins Wants to Pop Your Piñata

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.”

Posted by × April 28, 2015 ×

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Jacob Rubin: Guided by Voices

Jacob Rubin: Guided by Voices

The author of “The Poser” on stories which find the “soul of the teller revealed through language”.

Posted by × April 14, 2015 ×

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Mary Norris: On the Job

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”.

Posted by × April 6, 2015 ×

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Will Harlan: Voices of the Wild

Will Harlan: Voices of the Wild

A Discover Great New Writers Award finalist on the “stories that reconnect us to the natural world.”

Posted by × April 1, 2015 ×

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Bryce Andrews: Harsh Terrain

Bryce Andrews: Harsh Terrain

2014’s Discover Award Winner for Nonfiction on his favorite stories of engagement with the natural world.

Posted by × March 25, 2015 ×

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Keegan Allen: The Photographers Who Have Influenced Me

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.

Posted by × February 4, 2015 ×

HISTORY BY PLOT

Kristin Hannah: The Nightingale

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.

Posted by × January 31, 2015 ×

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Words of the Year: The Best Things they Read in 2014

Words of the Year: The Best Things they Read in 2014

Authors and artists on the stories –true and otherwise — that defined their year.

Posted by × December 10, 2014 ×

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Darcey Steinke

Darcey Steinke

The author’s favorite novels about challenges of faith, and the struggle to understand the divine.

Posted by × November 19, 2014 ×

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Peyton Marshall

Peyton Marshall

“These books all start with the infusion of chaos into a person’s life. They keep posing the question – what happens next?”

Posted by × October 22, 2014 ×

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Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham

The television star and author of Not That Kind of Girl on the three books which inspired her own.

Posted by × September 30, 2014 ×

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Ted Rall

Ted Rall

Trips to Tibet, North Korea, Palestine, and Afghanistan with the acclaimed writer-cartoonist.

Posted by × September 16, 2014 ×

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Laird Hunt

Laird Hunt

The author of Neverhome on great stories of “a few fierce women.”

Posted by × September 9, 2014 ×

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Stephan Eirik Clark

Stephan Eirik Clark

Delicious food stories from the author of Sweetness #9.

Posted by × September 2, 2014 ×