Emmy-winning actress Mary-Louise Parker gives a unique perspective on her life thus far via the letters she’s written to all the men she’s known.
November 17, 2015
In their new book, About Women, Lisa Alther and Francoise Gilot approach the topic of the female experience in a unique, engaging way.
November 13, 2015
Heather Greene is the director of the Whiskey School at the Flatiron Room in Manhattan, which offers courses on tasting and history that sell out every time. Check out this excerpt from her book, Whiskey Distilled.
November 6, 2015
John Freeman's curated collection of short stories and essays offers great insight into what it's like to live in New York City.
October 2, 2015
In her latest book, Anne-Marie Slaughter shifts the focus of the work-life balance conundrum and frames it as a business and policy issue. And it’s a good thing she did.
September 30, 2015
Some of the most interesting things to read, write, or think about are right in front of us but rarely discussed. In a new anthology, editor Elizabeth Benedict brings together twenty-seven women writers and their perspectives on just such a seemingly commonplace topic: hair.
September 23, 2015
In her memoir, Driving Hungry, Layne Mosler recounts a time when her wanderlust, love of adventure, and appetite led the way. Check out an excerpt here.
September 22, 2015
In her new book, Big Magic: Creative Living Beyond Fear, Elizabeth Gilbert addresses and offers to correct the challenges that come with creativity.
September 16, 2015
Mindy Kaling has just published her second book. It is everything you would have hoped for and more.
September 11, 2015
In this excerpt from Grit to Great, authors Linda Kaplan Thaler and Robin Koval address the talent myth.
September 9, 2015
The title of Margo Jefferson’s memoir, Negroland, may send up a few eyebrows – but keep on reading.
September 2, 2015
In Harold S. Kushner's new book, Nine Essential Things I've Learned about Life, the Rabbi shares his thoughts on revenge and forgiveness.
August 28, 2015
If you live in a daring way, being all in, and being yourself, you are bound to have failures. Rising Strong is Brene Brown's theory, based on research, on how to dive into failure and get back up.
August 21, 2015
Here's an excerpt of activist Emily-Ane Rigal's new book, FLAWD: How to Stop Hating on Yourself, Others, and the Things That Make You Who You Are.
July 29, 2015
There are few things more inspiring than a story of survival. With that in mind, we've assembled a list of tales of unbeatable human courage from across the spectrum, emphasizing unbelievable true stories and including just a dash of adventure and horror fiction to round things out.