How manageable is the vegan lifestyle? Not very manageable to the newbie? How about the vegan lifestyle -- before six o'clock at night? Now you're talking.
April 6, 2013
At one time, Detroit was the 'nation's richest big city.' Its reign, it seemed, would never end, until, of course, it did. Charlie LeDuff's book, Detroit: An American Autopsy, tells of his return home to, and bleak exploration of, the once-celebrated Motor City.
March 23, 2013
We aren't what we eat so much as how we eat. Consider the Fork is an anthropological study of how, since the beginning of our existence, humans have turned the necessity of eating into a way of life.
March 5, 2013
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright joined Everyday eBook for a fascinating conversation about scientology -- from the motivation of the church's beginnings to its future and more.
February 27, 2013
The author of Don't Play in the Sun discusses the hot topic colorism, how it affected her life, its global impact -- and calls for healing in ourselves and our communities.
February 26, 2013
Michael Moss' shocking new eBook reveals just how much salt, sugar, and fat Americans consume and the heights to which food conglomerates go to design foods that are not only appealing, but addictive.
February 25, 2013
Everyone does it, but not everyone talks about it. Some do it alone, some with another person. People do it all different ways. But how often does one peek into the science behind the action? Or, rather, the science under the sheets?
February 20, 2013
This is not a moralizing fable of addiction and regret. Schaap’s story is a celebration of bar culture at its best, when it is 'both civilized and civilizing,' and of the people who make it so.
February 19, 2013
To find the beating heart behind Kurt Vonnegut's tongue-in-cheek writing, look no further than his trove of personal letters. The humanism, jokes, and avuncular morality that radiates from his fiction is found tenfold in this collection.
February 5, 2013
Famed restaurateur Eddie Huang's sharp, funny memoir is a blueprint of American entrepreneurialism and a family narrative drenched in dysfunction. Huang proves that food, instead of being showmanship, is a social expression.
January 31, 2013
Welcome to Joe Oestreich's hilarious and poignant rock-and-roll memoir about his power-pop band, Watershed, that never quite made it to the big time.
January 25, 2013
Kristen Iversen's powerful account of growing up near the Rocky Flats plant that manufactured the trigger at the heart of every atom bomb made in the US from the 1950s to the 1980s, and the resulting lingering tragedy.
January 24, 2013
There are few cultures more extrinsically opposite in nature than those belonging to Americans and Arabs. Sophia Al-Maria knows this firsthand, as her formative years were spent making the leap back and forth between the two.
January 18, 2013
At a time when aging rock stars continue to record and perform well past their best-by dates, who would have thought a somewhat cantankerous old hippie like Neil Young would be the one to produce a refreshingly genuine and candid memoir?
January 15, 2013
In April 2012, Dara Lynn-Weiss was featured in Vogue, exposing her struggle to bring her child's weight down to a healthy, normal range. The article created a media backlash. Here is the real story behind the diet and Weiss's controversial choices.