Hallelujah Junction

Now in paperback, this autobiography by the composer of Nixon in China, Doctor Atomic, and many other notable contemporary scores offers an intimate portrait of his creative growth.

The Barnes & Noble Interview with John Adams

July 28: Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin eloped on this day in 1814.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.