The Empty Family

Colm Tóibín probes the destinies of immigrants and those returning home in nine stories that trace the ghostly contours of the past onto lives distanced from it by loss and longing.

July 22: On this day in 1941, on his twelfth wedding anniversary, Eugene O'Neill presented the just-finished manuscript of Long Day's Journey into Night to his wife, Carlotta.

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

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