July 30, 2014

We Should All Be Feminists: A $.99 eShort from Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

We Should All be Feminists, adapted from a 2012 Tedx Talk by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, addresses the modern feminist against the backdrop of today.

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July 29, 2014

On Superheroes and Satisfaction: Nick Harkaway's Tigerman

If strong box office numbers are any indication, something about the heroic epic still fascinates and influences our culture. In his new novel, Tigerman, Nick Harkaway plays with the idea of comic book stories and further explores heroism.

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July 28, 2014

5 Core Questions for Taylor Stevens

The author of the new novel The Catch, which continues the thrills of the life of an information dealer named Vanessa Michael Munroe, answered five of our questions – on place, change, and more.

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July 27, 2014

John Sandford Post-Prey: Uncaged, First in Singular Menace Series

New York Times bestselling novelist John Sandford (The Prey Series, Virgil Flowers, The Kidd Series) is back with Uncaged, the first installment in a new teen thriller series co-written by crime reporter Michele Cook.

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July 26, 2014

From Ruined to Addicted: New Romance from Tracy Wolff

Readers met Chloe Girard and Ethan Frost in Tracy Wolff’s romance novel Ruined and were left with a very frustrating cliffhanger. Never fear, dear readers: Addicted, the latest Ethan Frost book from Tracy Wolff, starts right where Ruined left off.

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July 25, 2014

A Memoir of the Middle East: Kim Barker's The Taliban Shuffle

Kim Barker’s memoir of her time as a journalist in Kabul in the early aughts, The Taliban Shuffle: Strange Days in Afghanistan and Pakistan, is simultaneously touching, hilarious, and smart.

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July 24, 2014

A Peek at Your Inner Wildebeest: Catherine Lacey's Nobody Is Ever Missing

The fear of secret mind readers is funny because it’s such a relatable anxiety. It is also a little sad and more than a little self-conscious. Thus, meet our narrator, Elyria, in Catherine Lacey's debut Nobody Is Ever Missing.

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