An Interview with Susan Coll

The novelist talks bookselling, recalcitrant vacuums, and writing happy endings during sad times.

An Interview with Anne-Marie Oomen

The memoirist opens up about grief, the pandemic, and saying goodbye to her complicated mother.

An Interview with Rilla Askew

The novelist talks complex characters, Tudor England, and what Hilary Mantel meant to her.

Breaking the Silence

Michèle Sarde searches for her family’s Jewish roots.

An Interview with Max Hastings

The renowned historian turns his attention to the Cuban Missile Crisis.

An Interview with Eugene L. Meyer

The journalist’s new collection shines a light on “hidden Maryland.”

An Interview with Donna Andrews

The writer/editor shares the origin story behind the new Magic Is Murder anthology.

An Interview with Tyler C. Gore

The essayist talks humor, New York City, and hauling ass to the police station.