The Killing Ground: A Biography of Thermopylae

Book Review

The Killing Ground: A Biography of Thermopylae

By Myke Cole and Michael Livingston

A fascinating history of the storied Greek battlefield.

The Invocations

Book Review

The Invocations

By Krystal Sutherland

Teens hunt witch-killers in this fantastical (and fantastic) feminist tale.

And the Banned Played On
The Voices of Reason

Teaching Twain — and teaching students to speak for themselves.

    Book Review

    The Holocaust: An Unfinished History

    An expansive, important new look at the Shoah.

    Podcast

    Authors on Audio: George Getschow

    An occasional series in which writers speak for themselves.

    Book Review

    The Night of the Storm: A Novel

    It’s hard to pull off “a dark and stormy night,” but this debut nails it.

    Author Q&A

    An Interview with Victoria Kelly

    The writer talks resilience and the steadfastness of women on the home front.

    Book Review

    Strong Passions: A Scandalous Divorce in Old New York

    An excessively detailed, not-so-titillating tale of 19th-century Manhattan.

    Essay

    Mark My Words

    By Anne Cassidy

    Mark My Words

    On the many ways to keep your place in the pages.

    Book Review

    A Forest Journey

    By John Perlin

    A Forest Journey

    A promising expedition stops disappointingly short.