Today would have been J.D. Salinger's 101st birthday. His son, Matt Salinger, shares some thoughts on why his books finally made it to Kindle, which of his father's books is his favorite, and why.
Pulitzer Prize-winner Ian Urbina outlines a few of the characters who populate "The Outlaw Ocean."
Maxim Loskutoff grew up among the disenfranchised and angry rebels of the American West's "Sagebrush Rebellion," and his his short story collection, Come West and See, is filled with them. He talks with us about the past, present, and future of "our national release valve"—and what might happen if we choose not to reckon with our growing divide.Read more
Why read fiction? In this guest post, the author of one of our Best of the Month picks for January, offers a very compelling reason...Read more