Posted on 07/17/2018 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Diana Marcum’s introduction pretty much writes itself. Despite long odds, she fulfilled her youthful dream of beco...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 07/12/2018 at 04:15 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

As a regular private citizen, it takes strength and courage to change your views on a polarizing issue. Now imagine you&...

Categories: Author Interview

Tagged As: Memoir, Nonfiction, NPR

Posted on 06/22/2018 at 09:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Elizabeth Katkin’s decision to conceive and give birth to a child wound up taking nine years and $200,000. Her str...

Categories: Author Interview

Tagged As: Author interview, Memoir, NPR

Posted on 06/21/2018 at 06:16 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

It's hard to imagine a young Tara Westover ever expecting Amazon to select something she'd written as the best b...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 06/19/2018 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

For much of his son Zach's life, writer Lawrence Tabak tried to pass his love of reading on to him. Not through hars...

Posted on 06/18/2018 at 09:13 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Dan Pfeiffer, one of President Barack Obama’s longest-serving advisors, has written a memoir about his time in the...

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Tagged As: Memoir, New release, NPR, Podcast

Posted on 06/15/2018 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Fans of the TV show Twin Peaks can soon peek into the mind that created it. Director and screenwriter David Lynch and co...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Memoir, New release

Posted on 06/06/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Few of us will ever experience the intense lows and highs that Anthony Ray Hinton has lived through. Hinton, then 29, wa...

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Posted on 06/05/2018 at 10:57 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Roxane Gay and Edmund White were among the winners at last night’s Lambda Literary Awards. The “Lammys&rdquo...

Posted on 05/30/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Author Ursula K. LeGuin struggled to write a female wizard, according to an upcoming documentary. In Worlds of Ursula K...

Categories: Today in Books