The Last Resort: A Chronicle of Paradise, Profit, and Peril at the Beach

Book Review

The Last Resort: A Chronicle of Paradise, Profit, and Peril at the Beach

By Sarah Stodola

The actual — and existential — cost of our oceanfront idylls.

Podcast
Authors on Audio: Lucy Ward

An occasional series in which writers speak for themselves.

Mother of Strangers: A Novel

Book Review

Mother of Strangers: A Novel

By Suad Amiry

An earnest, deeply flawed story of Palestinian suffering.

Author Q&A

An Interview with Joe Rothstein

By Olivia Kozlevcar

An Interview with Joe Rothstein

The former longtime campaign strategist talks fiction, politics, and the importance of life experience.

Feature

The City Always/Never Changes

On those who leave and those who stay.

Book Review

Reward System: Stories

By Jem Calder

Reward System: Stories

This penetrating collection prompts reflection on how technology has forever changed us.

Book Review

Lady Editor

By Melanie Kirkpatrick

Lady Editor

Though trailblazing, this ambitious widow was no protofeminist.

Book Review

The Sound of the Sea

By Cynthia Barnett

The Sound of the Sea

What can the beachy treasures tell us about the health of our planet?

Book Review

Body Work: The Radical Power of Personal Narrative

There’s strength in telling your own story.

Romance Roundup

Romance Roundup: August 2022

A look at what’s steaming up the shelves this month.

Book Review

25 Million Sparks: The Untold Story of Refugee Entrepreneurs

How three migrant women are cultivating a life in Jordan.