I n the novel “Fleishman is in Trouble,” Toby Fleishman is a recently divorced doctor in his 40s, doing his best to start dating again in the Tinder-era.
Aug. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Gwyneth Paltrow’s GOOP is the place millions go to for beauty products, crystals, tinctures, and other assorted wellness items.
Jul. 25, 2018from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
What happens when young Jews try to leave their ultra-Orthodox community? They’ve spent their entire lives living in a separate reality, and in some cases, not even learning English.
Apr. 3, 2017from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Sarah Rose Etter’s The Book of X belongs to a literary conversation about the grotesque and surreal.
Aug. 29from Bookworm
Malcolm Gladwell's latest book explores why people struggle to understand strangers, and the negative (and even tragic) consequences when we don’t.
Sep. 13from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
A book bound in the skin of its author causes eye-rolls for its modern-day caretakers.
Mar. 27, 2019from Here Be Monsters
Valeria Luiselli's Lost Children Archive tells the story of a family by combining the American road trip subgenre with the Latin American tradition of an inward journey.
Apr. 4, 2019from Bookworm
Ben’s life falls down around him, and he’s the protagonist, in A Wonderful Stroke of Luck , by master writer Ann Beattie.
Jun. 6from Bookworm
John Lanchester’s The Wall is a wild love story with a dystopian backdrop.
Apr. 25from Bookworm
Editor/poet David Trinidad, poet Amy Gerstler, and publisher Ruth Greenstein reflect on the dynamic mind behind Punk Rock is Cool for the End of the World: Poems and Notebooks of Ed…
Jul. 11from Bookworm
Bookworm alumnus Dennis Cooper, and collaborator Zac Farley, discuss the creative impulses behind their film Permanent Green Light.
Feb. 28, 2019from Bookworm
Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte depicts the pleasures of fiction.
Oct. 3from Bookworm