Recent content from Laurie Hertzel
Review: 'George: A Magpie Memoir,' by Frieda Hughes
NONFICTION: A poet rescues a young magpie chick, which proceeds to take over her life.
Review: 'The Boy and the Mountain,' by Torbjørn Ekelund, translated by Becky L. Crook
Review: 'Under the Henfluence,' by Tove Danovich
Review: 'Still Life at Eighty,' by Abigail Thomas
Review: 'Silver Alert,' by Lee Smith
Our longtime books editor says goodbye — and keep reading
Books editor Laurie Hertzel says goodbye to the best job she's ever had.
Review: 'Buried Treasures: The Power of Political Fairy Tales,' by Jack Zipes
Bookmark: The joy of reading by author
No matter what they write, you know you will read it.
Minneapolis writing fest Wordplay features Alexander Chee, Rebecca Makkai and 33 others
The summertime celebration of reading, writing and all things book moves from May to July.
Public reading honors Norton Stillman's 90th birthday