NONFICTION: Spike Carlsen's new book sheds light on the extraordinary in the ordinary.
FICTION: Bryan Washington's debut novel has a lot going for it, but his 2019 story collection is a hard act to follow.
FICTION 1. The Return, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central) A doctor serving in the Navy in Afghanistan goes back to North Carolina, where two…
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His & HersBy Alice Feeney. (Flatiron, 304 pages, $27.99.)Since Gillian Flynn's "Gone Girl," the domestic thriller in which male and female partners take turns seeing…
FICTION: K-Ming Chang's debut novel sets the immigrant novel on its head — and gives it a tail.
FICTION: Don DeLillo's lean new novel imagines a near-future catastrophic event that echoes other traumas in the American psyche.
I was reading “Catastrophe,” a nonfiction book about a super volcano eruption that led to the bubonic plague reaching the Mediterranean for the first time…
FICTION: An engrossing novel about the labor battles that shook early 20th-century America.
FICTION: An intellectual novel about an expat's challenges in Brexit Britain.
FICTION 1. The Return, by Nicholas Sparks. (Grand Central) A doctor serving in the Navy in Afghanistan goes back to North Carolina where two…
Kleber-Diggs won the Max Ritvo Poetry Prize, which awards him $10,000 and publication.
Americans shouldn't be afraid to inspect our collective 'basement,' says famed author Isabel Wilkerson
She discusses her new book about the structural roots of racism for a Talking Volumes audience.
The Vacation By T.M. Logan. (St. Martin’s Press, 384 pages, $28.99.) The choice seemed simple enough. Four women, best friends since childhood, want a…
A century after her first book appeared, we still love Agatha Christie.
Poet Louise Glück spoke to the New York Times last week, a few hours after the news of her Nobel Prize broke. Below are edited…
Even in its heyday, the relationship between Stephanie Winston Wolkoff and Melania Trump was rife with red flags.