Zora Neale Hurston was a writer in the Harlem Renaissance, an anthropologist, a folklorist, and a filmmaker. And so much more.
A reader remembers Toni Morrison, how she returned to the late author's work, and how it impacted her outlook on writing and magical realism.
Bookish goodies for your literary life.
If you didn't get into Moby-Dick when you read it in school, try it again in Anthony Heald's sardonic audiobook narration.
Want to hear Tolkien recite elvish, Conan Doyle talk about Sherlock, or Langston Hughes read poetry to jazz music? Read. On.
Langston Hughes's birthday was yesterday. Here's why we should all still read him.
What were the top ten books from high school that left an impression on you?
One Rioter talks about the non-fiction titles that become bigger than "just books" in her mind.