Veronica Roth on the genesis of her new novel, “Chosen Ones”

The best-selling author of "Divergent" shares how the mythology of the "chosen one" inspired her new novel.

Read more

A. G. Riddle on science, heroism, and humanity’s future

We talk with best-selling sci-fi thriller author A. G. Riddle about putting humanity in peril in fiction and the parallels he sees to the real challenges we face today.

Read more

John Scalzi on the final book in his timely SF trilogy

Human behavior during crisis, the great state of sci-fi writing today, and the odd parallels between The Last Emperox and the coronovirus pandemic are among the marvelous topics we tackle with John Scalzi.

Read more

N. K. Jemisin on New York City, tentacles, and magic

Multi-award-winning author N. K. Jemisin talks about how New York City is the perfect place to set a fantastical novel, even as the Empire State Building is now lit up "like the Eye of Sauron."

Read more

Talking to Emily Beyda about her thriller, "The Body Double"

In Beyda's debut thriller, a young woman is recruited to act as a body double for a famous actress.

Read more

"More Myself" - A conversation with Alicia Keys

I'm happy to report that her memoir is as real as her music.

Read more

Harlan Coben talks about "The Boy from the Woods"

Harlan Coben has a blast of adrenaline for all of us couch potatoes.

Read more

Industry insider: "Wine Girl"

A conversation with Victoria James about her eye-opening and inspiring memoir of perseverance, wine, and an insider's view of the restaurant industry.

Read more

Wellness Wednesday: Happiness at work

In this Wellness Wednesday, Bill Burnett, co-author of Designing Your Work Life, answers your questions about happiness in the workplace.

Read more

Talking with Hilary Mantel about "The Mirror & the Light"

"I have learned that sometimes, you have to stop trying so hard; there is always a way, but you need to step back to see it. As for life without Cromwell, I don’t think that’s on the horizon."

Read more

A conversation with Rebecca Serle, author of “In Five Years”

Rebecca Serle talks with us about the tension between fate and free will in her newest novel.

Read more

Sarah J. Maas launches a brave new fantasy series

"I was so drawn to her story, I knew I had to write it." Sarah J. Maas explains the genesis of House of Earth and Blood, her brand-new novel aimed at adults readers.

Read more

An interview with Colum McCann about "Apeirogon"

We talk to the bestselling and award-winning Colum McCann about the inspiration for his new book, his writing process, favorite books he's read recently and more.

Read more

Kiley Reid: "It takes a village to write a book"

An exclusive essay from Kiley Reid, author of Such a Fun Age, on the process of writing her book at the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. 

Read more

Colin O’Brady on snow, isolation, and untapped potential

World record-setter Colin O'Brady talks about his solo, seven-week trek across Antarctica's landmass, the mental strain of isolation, and his bonkers training regimen, as well as his book The Impossible First.

Read more

Lists + Reviews

Best Books Literature + Fiction Nonfiction Kids + Young Adult Mystery, Thriller + Suspense Science Fiction + Fantasy Comics + Graphic Novels Romance Eating + Drinking

Authors

Interviews Guest Essays Celebrity Picks

News + Features

News Features Awards Podcast

Editors

Omnivoracious, The Amazon Book Review

Feeds Facebook Twitter YouTube