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Michael Herrington

Michael Herrington is a writer and copy editor from Texas who can never get enough nonfiction, documentaries, and honeycrisp apples. He has a background in journalism, having worked for The Lufkin Daily News and Charm East Texas. His favorite book genres are memoir, history, and essay collection. He can be reached at michael_herrington@yahoo.com.

5 Nonfiction Bricks Worth Adding to Your Personal Collection

Get your money's worth with these brick-size nonfiction books.

Reading Pathways: Harvey Pekar

Talking about where to get started reading the works of indie comics pioneer and "poet laureate of Cleveland" Harvey Pekar.

Reading Pathways: Primo Levi

On the centennial of his birth, here is your reading pathway into the works of Holocaust survivor, chemist, and writer Primo Levi.

6 Great Books by War Correspondents

Discover five great books by journalists covering WWII's Western Front and Vietnam to the invasion of Iraq and the Syrian Civil War.

Reading Pathways: David Levithan

David Levithan is an American novelist and editor, primarily of young adult books. At just 19 he began working at ...

5 Great Books By Or About Black Journalists

Largely born of the abolitionist movement, the black press began in 1827 with the founding of Freedom’s Journal by John ...

Get to Know 5 Pulitzer Prize-Winning Critics

From cultural criticism on race, gender, and more to nonfiction about caviar, get to know the works of these Pulitzer Prize-winning critics.

Reading Pathways: Gillian McCain and Legs McNeil

A suggested reading order of oral historians Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain, authors of the modern classic PLEASE KILL ME.

Reading Pathways: Jamaica Kincaid

Where to get started reading some of the best novels and nonfiction of critically acclaimed Caribbean author Jamaica Kincaid.

5 Overlooked Nonfiction New York Review of Books Classics

Here are five overlooked (less than 1,000 Goodreads ratings) nonfiction New York Review Books Classics titles you should check out.

5 Overlooked New York Review Books Classics – Fiction

For over 50 years, The New York Review of Books has been a go-to source of in-depth criticism, opinion and ...

Putting Together the Endless Puzzle

For the past few weeks, one particular book has consumed me. I pore over its pages like some people do ...

Reading Pathways: Sarah Vowell

Sarah Vowell, known for her voice acting in THE INCREDIBLES, has written a slew of humorous historical narratives. Here's a guide for getting into her work.

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