The Weight of My Ink

How downsizing forced me to give away hundreds of books.

Cape of No Hope

Deon Meyer’s police procedurals bring to life the grittier side of South Africa.

Missing the Maverick

A new biography of George Weidenfeld shows how times have changed in publishing.

Oppenheimer’s Tragedy Turns into a Triumph

The Pulitzer Prize-winning biography becomes a big-screen blockbuster.

Birds of a Feather

The surprising poignancy of crows (talking or otherwise).

Problems in Publishing

Cultural appropriation and hard-to-access titles are industry-wide issues.

Women Sleuths on the Page and Screen

Series detectives from Miss Marple to Cassie Dewell star in both.

Family? Stories!

Turning personal tales into compelling historical fiction.