- Krakauer's New Book On Campus Rape
Wall Street Journal: Books, Thursday - 04/16/2015 - 09:38 PM
In “Missoula: Rape and the Justice System in a College Town,” author Jon Krakauer (“Into Thin Air,” “Into the Wild”) explores campus rape.
- AWP WRAPUP: Looking back at three days of nonstop poetry. And prose. And music. And networking. And ...
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Thursday - 04/16/2015 - 06:47 AM
It wasn't possible to see everything, do everything, listen to everyone. But we tried.
- Books of The Times: Review: ‘The Children’s Crusade,’ by Ann Packer
New York Times: Books, Wednesday - 04/15/2015 - 05:35 PM
In this novel, largely set in Northern California, four children grow up with a loving father and a mother preoccupied with her own needs.
- The best poetry for April
Washington Post, Wednesday - 04/15/2015 - 04:47 PM
Mark Doty is one of three major poets offering notable new collections this April, National Poetry Month. Deep Lane (Norton, $25.95), his best work yet, is astute, contemplative and deeply moving. Doty’s graceful balance between meditation and observation begins with the first five poems, all of which are called “Deep Lane” and explore some form of descent.
- Children’s Books: Frank Viva’s ‘Outstanding in the Rain’
New York Times: Books, Wednesday - 04/15/2015 - 09:00 AM
Frank Viva’s ingenious new picture book fashions a charming story out of sound-alike phrases.
- Maybe — just maybe — we won’t destroy Earth
Washington Post, Tuesday - 04/14/2015 - 08:47 AM
As a species, human beings have been dazzlingly successful, but from this point on the secret to our survival may lie in being less successful. That’s the argument Charles C. Mann makes in the new issue of Adbusters, the lavishly grim bimonthly magazine from Vancouver. In an essay called “State of the Species,” Mann considers the judgment of the late microbiologist Lynn Margulis, who once told him, “The fate of every successful species is to wipe itself out.”Read full article >>
- Must-read YA & NA: 'Saving Yesterday,' 'A Court of Thorns and Roses'
USA Today: Books, Tuesday - 04/14/2015 - 04:47 AM
HEA contributor Serena Chase recs reads by Jess Evander, Kerstin Gier and Sarah J. Maas.
- Renowned authors to appear for Pittsburgh evening literary series
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Books, Tuesday - 04/14/2015 - 12:47 AM
Hector Tobar, author of an acclaimed account of the rescue of 33 men trapped in a mine in Chile, will open the Literary Evenings, Monday Night Lecture Series for 2015-16, which includes 10 authors.
- Eileen Rendahl on 'Madam Secretary': Russian subs and daddy issues
USA Today: Books, Monday - 04/13/2015 - 10:47 PM
HEA contributor and bestselling romance author Eileen Rendahl reacts to this week's Madam Secretary.
- George Sand comes to life in 'Lover'
USA Today: Books, Monday - 04/13/2015 - 10:47 AM
French novelist George Sand is celebrated in Elizabeth Berg's novel.
- REVIEW: 'Voices in the Night,' by Steven Millhauser
Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune: Books, Sunday - 04/12/2015 - 04:47 PM
FICTION: Sixteen new stories by a master at merging the magical and everyday reality.
- You've worked hard: Relax with a good romance
USA Today: Books, Friday - 04/10/2015 - 10:47 PM
It's been a busy week and basketball is behind us, so now it's time to settle down and crack open a brand new romance.