Trump’s 2020 Budget Proposal Threatens to Defund Libraries

Defunding the IMLS would effectively end all federal funding of public libraries.

Macmillan CEO Responds to the FIRE AND FURY Furor

The CEO of Macmillan sends a letter to employees explaining the importance of publishing and defending FIRE AND FURY, a tell-all book about the Trump White House.

Trump’s Name in Pre-2016 Books

Coming across 45's name in pre-2016 books is increasingly unpleasant.

A Back-to-School Reading List for Teachers Who Didn’t Expect Trump

Books that will help teachers understand Trump's rise and help them think about how to talk to students about it.

If Trump Were a Fictional Character, These Would Be The Critiques

What editors and reviewers would say if Trump were a fictional character.

Some of Our Favorite #TrumpBiographyTitles

Twitter shares its best ideas for Trump's biography title.

A Handy-Dandy Guide to Books About Israel for Trump

For people who don't know that Israel is in the Middle East, including, apparently, the President.

2017 PEN America Festival & Why It Should Matter If the President Reads

On the importance of words to the American experiment, and why we need a President who cares about them.

Reading Horror in the Trump Era

How reading horror novels got a reader out of her post-election reading slump.

The Book We Really Don’t Want to Finish: #DNFTrump

The book community over on Twitter has created a wonderfully bookish hashtag on the current state of American politics.

The Need For Fiction In The Age Of Trump

On why we need fiction in an age of fake news and blatant lies from people in power.

Lies, Damn Lies, and HILLBILLY ELEGY

After the election, some are calling Hillbilly Elegy a prophecy, but the book's proponents are avoiding the ugly truth about why voters went for Trump.

Trump is the Conceited Man from The Little Prince, and We Were Never Meant to Take Him Seriously

Let's not elect the narcissist comedic character from a child's book.