By Mary Roach


This book’s laugh-out-loud delivery belies its sober underlying message.

Things I Have Withheld

A masterful, poetic exploration of body and voice.

Against White Feminism

By Rafia Zakaria

Against White Feminism

It’s time to reimagine — and reinvent — a crucial movement.

Super-Infinite: The Transformations of John Donne

An affectionate look at a complex renaissance man.

Dünkirchen 1940: The German View of Dunkirk

This in-depth chronicle leans heavily on detail while providing novel insights.