• World War II

The Girls of Atomic City

The Manhattan Project was a secret uranium program of World War II - so secret, in fact, the women working on it had no idea of its true purpose. These unique Rosie the Riveters are profiled in this fascinating history.


April 19: "What you see first, after the starting gun's crack, is a column of bobbing runners, thousands of them, surging downhill..."

Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…