Lillian & Dash

Lillian Hellman and Dashiell Hammett, a Golden Age literary power couple responsible for such classics as The Maltese Falcon and The Children’s Hour are astutely portrayed in this unique reimagining of the ups and downs of their romantic trajectory.

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

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