Raising a child, designing mobile apps, and selling curtains online: all in a day’s work for the film director and debuting novelist.
The woman behind the breakout hit on how she builds suspense, Hitchcock’s influence, and why London’s railways have been a fixture of great mystery writing.
The author of “The Last American Vampire” on fear, historians, and what we don’t know about Hollywood.
The actor and comedian on his new memoir of a consuming obsession: seeing old movies.
The author of Unbroken on adapting the book for both film and young adults, finding a sister in Angelina Jolie, and why her next book is a tightly held secret.
“We all made it this far in evolutionary history. So scientifically, we are all in this together.”
The novelist and business writer on his new guide to understanding the strange — but vital — jargon of finance.
“My relationship with L.A. is largely imaginative; it allows me to ignore the untenable aspects of L.A. today,” says the author of Perfidia.
The creator of Game of Thrones talks the untold history of Westeros, and working with “some of the greatest Fantasy artists in the world” on his latest vision.
The star of stage and screen on his boyhood dreams, falling in love, grocery shopping with Tom Hanks, and his keys to living well.
The jazz innovator talks about finding Buddhism, his relationship with Miles Davis, and teaching the ethics of an artform.
The author of Gray Mountain on his first stories, work ethic, proudest moments, and the books he still wants to write.
The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Lila (a 2014 National Book Award finalist) on the benefits of loneliness, how characters come to her, and the most important advice she gives to aspiring writers.
The author of Steve Jobs returns with a collaborative history of the Digital Age.