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26 Easy Ways To Encourage Your Kids To 2020-02-20 05:45:04Bookstagram influencers share their tried-and-true tips for parents to use with their children.

Everything Changed For This Woman After She Resigned 2020-02-06 18:29:34Author Young-ju Kim spoke to HuffPost Korea about breaking with tradition and putting herself first.

Barnes & Noble Cancels Black History Month Covers 2020-02-05 20:24:44The bookseller’s initiative re-created “classic” books’ cover art to feature people of color. Some called it "literary blackf

Author Mary Higgins Clark, 'Queen of Suspense,' Dead 2020-02-02 17:24:11Her tales of women triumphing over danger made her one of the world’s most popular writers.

'Uncanny Valley' Reveals What It's Really Like To 2020-01-31 05:45:22"The industry is its own best satire in a lot of ways," says startup vet Anna Wiener.

Journalist Who Uncovered Harvey Weinstein Allegations: ‘We Were 2020-01-31 05:45:22"The more Harvey Weinstein intimidated us, the more we wanted to publish the truth," New York Times reporter Megan Twohey told HuffPost Brazil.

Publisher Of Controversial ‘American Dirt’ Cancels Author Tour 2020-01-29 16:08:32The latest Oprah's Book Club pick by Jeanine Cummins, a white woman, has been widely criticized for stereotypical depictions of Mexicans and migratio

Stephen King Clarifies Remarks On Oscars' Lack Of 2020-01-28 17:58:24The horror author said he believes "judgments of creative excellence should be blind" but that the Hollywood game is still "rigged in favor of the

What It’s Like To Live Undocumented 2020-01-28 13:29:53An interview with Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, author of “Children of the Land.”

Brazilian Writer Deletes Children's Book Co-Written By Kobe 2020-01-27 18:42:14Novelist Paulo Coelho told AP he's deleting the draft of the book he wrote with Bryant "because it didn’t make any sense to publish without hi

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A New Book on Elena Ferrante Rethinks What 2020-02-06 12:00:00Katy Waldman reviews “The Ferrante Letters,” a book of “collective criticism” from the authors and academics Sarah Chihaya, Me

Putting Elena Ferrante on the Stage 2020-02-05 10:00:00Anna Russell on the British playwright April De Angelis’s theatre adaptation of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan novels.

The Seriousness of George Steiner 2020-02-05 06:00:00Adam Gopnik writes about the critic George Steiner, who has died, about about the impact of his intellectual work in the academy and in the popular pr

Anthony Veasna So Reads “Three Women of Chuck’s 2020-02-04 06:00:00On the “Writer’s Voice” podcast, Deborah Treisman hosts the author Anthony Veasna So, who reads his story “Three Women of Chuc

“Three Women of Chuck’s Donuts,” by Anthony Veasna 2020-02-03 06:00:00Fiction by Anthony Veasna So: “Right now the only things Kayley truly knows are: she is a child; her sister is not quite an adult; and they are

Did Lincoln Really Matter? 2020-02-03 06:00:00Adam Gopnik on what the Civil War tells us about who has the power to shape history. 

Can We Have Prosperity Without Growth? 2020-02-03 06:00:00The critique of economic growth, once a fringe position, is gaining widespread attention in the face of the climate crisis, John Cassidy writes.

Anthony Veasna So on the Alienation and Comfort 2020-02-03 06:00:00The author Anthony Veasna So discusses “Three Women of Chuck’s Donuts,” his story from the February 10, 2020, issue of The New Yorke

Briefly Noted Book Reviews 2020-02-03 06:00:00“A Game of Birds and Wolves,” “Dominion,” “Interior Chinatown,” and “Stateway’s Garden.”

Vivian Gornick Is Rereading Everyone, Including Herself 2020-02-03 06:00:00The critic and memoirist returns to the books she’s loved and the lives she’s lived, Alexandra Schwartz writes.

Sunday Reading: All the President’s Men 2020-02-02 06:00:00From The New Yorker’s archive, pieces by Susan B. Glasser, David Rohde, Jeffrey Toobin, Dexter Filkins, and Andrea Bernstein on political advise

David Rabe Reads “The Other Side of the 2020-02-01 06:00:00David Rabe joins Deborah Treisman to read and discuss “The Other Side of the Street,” by John Updike, from a 1991 issue of the magazine.

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When electricity comes to a quiet Irish village 2020-02-04 16:14:32Niall Williams’ “This Is Happiness” weighs a traditional way of life against the costs of modernization, and cherishes simple daily

Joan Harrison emerges from Hitchcock’s shadow in ‘Phantom 2020-02-04 15:21:42Film historian Christina Lane pays tribute to the trailblazing producer Joan Harrison, the woman behind Alfred Hitchcock.

‘The Wrong Kind of Women’ looks at Hollywood’s 2020-02-04 14:34:00Naomi McDougall Jones condemns a lack of gender equality in the film and TV industry, but she also applauds the gains that women have made.

What makes a strong America? Strong Americans. (audio) 2020-02-03 12:10:00In their book, “Tightrope: Americans Reaching For Hope,” Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn show a country in crisis. But they also offer

‘American Dirt’: Beyond the controversy, a flawed but 2020-01-30 17:18:00Jeanine Cummins’ book may encourage readers to see commonalities such as the universal desire to find safety and home.

‘American Dirt’: Who gets to tell your story? 2020-01-30 14:02:00The publisher of Jeanine Cummins’ novel “American Dirt” canceled her book tour Wednesday, saying she has received death threats.

‘On Swift Horses’ is a vibrant tale of 2020-01-28 15:36:21Shannon Pufahl’s remarkable debut novel “On Swift Horses” tells a searing story about a forgotten side of 1950s America.

Searing and hopeful, ‘Three Flames’ chronicles family’s life 2020-01-28 15:16:02Alan Lightman’s novel “Three Flames” follows the conflicting desires of one Cambodian family as they navigate a changing society.

‘Conviction’ is everything you could want from a 2020-01-28 15:03:06In “Conviction,” playwright and crime writer Denise Mina pens an enthralling, intelligent mystery with madcap adventures and plenty of hea

Authors Luiselli and Higginbotham receive Andrew Carnegie Medal 2020-01-28 09:43:26The Andrew Carnegie Medal honored two of last year's most acclaimed books by authors Valeria Luiselli and Adam Higginbotham.

‘The Enemies of Rome’ shows the underdogs’ view 2020-01-27 16:20:32Stephen P. Kershaw tells of a thousand years of resistance to Rome, with portraits of the most celebrated adversaries from across the known world.

‘The German House’ unfolds wartime complicity 2020-01-23 11:14:40Annette Hess’ novel “The German House” holds all of society accountable for the atrocities of Auschwitz.

The New York Review of Books

Foolish Questions 2020-02-20 03:30:17Now that comics have put on long pants and started to strut around with the grownups by calling themselves graphic novels, it’s important to rem

Warren in the Trap 2020-02-20 03:30:07Since Elizabeth Warren’s formal announcement of her candidacy on February 19, 2019, the narrative about her has had little to do with her actual

When Did Reconstruction End? 2020-02-20 03:00:52To the Editors: I read with interest James Oakes’s review “An Unfinished Revolution.” I noticed a minor factual error that appears s

Say It Is So: Baseball’s Disgrace 2020-02-20 02:00:56Baseball faces a moment of truth unlike any it has known in a century. Until and unless Commissioner Manfred lifts his ludicrous immunity offer and de

Trump’s Towering Folly on Federal Architecture 2020-02-19 03:03:29News of Trump’s Classical edict seemed particularly grotesque given the Trump Organization’s construction of some of the cheesiest Moderni

The Keatsian Intelligence of Lorrie Moore 2020-02-18 02:00:07When critics speak of Lorrie Moore’s voice, they tend to focus on her humor; it is such a dazzling gift that it can blind even a good reader to

Syria’s War on Screen: An Exchange 2020-02-17 01:00:23Idrees Ahmad: The author faults the filmmakers for only briefly condemning the jihadis. Their condemnation is, in fact, proportionate to their experie

The Art of Neverending Wars 2020-02-15 02:00:04The UN-managed economic embargo that starved Iraq of crucial resources from 1990 to 2003 led not only to humanitarian disasters like rising infant mor

Tom Stoppard’s Theatre of Memory 2020-02-14 05:09:19For Stoppard, this play is a personal “coming-out.” That may be a difficult concept for some American Jews to understand, but England is n

A Liberal in Trump Land 2020-02-13 02:00:09On the day that our granddaughter was born, I decided it would be nice to buy and save a copy of the day’s local paper, Lockport’s venerab

Reading Sade in the Age of Epstein 2020-02-12 02:00:19It is impossible not to think of Jeffrey Epstein and his accomplices when reading Sade. In The 120 Days of Sodom, the age of the girls delivered to th

David Bomberg’s ‘Desire to Emancipate’ 2020-02-11 02:00:37Shocking his tutors, Bomberg was a blazing radical, influenced by Italian Futurists and by the Cubist experiments. Declining Wyndham Lewis’s inv

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Human Connections Light Up 'This Brilliant Darkness' 2020-02-20 16:08:00Journalist Jeff Sharlet's new book is a memoir told through images and stories of other people; it grew out of a series of Instagram posts about nigh

Exclusive 1st Read: Erik Larson's 'The Splendid And 2020-02-20 09:52:00The bestselling author of Dead Wake turns his attention to the first year of Winston Churchill's prime ministership, at a moment when Adolf Hitler ov

Churchill's First Year As Prime Minister Is Electric 2020-02-20 09:50:00One of America's best storytellers does it again: Erik Larson's gripping account of Winston Churchill's leadership through Hitler's bombing campai

The 'American Sherlock' Was A Pioneer Of Forensic 2020-02-19 16:11:00NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Kate Winkler Dawson, author of American Sherlock: Murder, Forensics, and the Birth of American CSI. It's about Edward O

'Dark Towers' Exposes Chaos And Corruption At The 2020-02-19 12:30:00New York Times financial editor David Enrich details, in a new book, Deutsche Bank's quest to become the world's largest bank — and how its co

In 'Counterpoint' Bach Helps An Art Critic Mourn 2020-02-19 09:44:00The Washington Post's Philip Kennicott suffered his mother's harsh words and actions throughout childhood. His book is partly a need to acknowledge

5 Finalists Still Have A Chance At Aspen 2020-02-19 09:30:05The annual award, doled out in partnership with NPR, honors fiction that doesn't shy from grappling with thorny social issues. Just one of the five b

Remembering Ernest Hemingway Biographer A. E. Hotchner 2020-02-18 13:30:59Hotchner, who died Feb. 15, met the famed novelist in '48, and went on to adapt several of his works for TV. Hotchner's memoir, Papa Hemingway, deta

'Dark Towers' Chases Scandal-Ridden Deutsche Bank's Mysterious Ties 2020-02-18 11:52:00President Trump's relationship with Deutsche Bank is still under investigation, so David Enrich's story is necessarily incomplete. But he shows the

'The Man In The Red Coat' Makes For 2020-02-18 07:00:00In his latest book, Julian Barnes dives into the glittering life of Samuel Jean Pozzi, a celebrated French gynecologist who palled around with some of

In New Book, Uber Whistleblower Takes On Silicon 2020-02-18 05:08:00David Greene talks to Susan Fowler about her new book Whistleblower, concerning her time at ride-hailing company Uber, and what led her to write publi

Uber Whistleblower Takes On Silicon Valley, Armed With 2020-02-18 00:01:19In 2017, Susan Fowler published a blog post that revealed Uber's misogynistic corporate culture — and helped change the world. In her memoir, s

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