The Discover Award finalist and author of With or Without You on true dramas of Iraq, North Korea, and Americana.
Stories of survival and the writing life, selected by the author of Wave.
Three recommendations for lyrical exhilaration, from the author of We Need New Names.
2013's Discover Award winner for Nonfiction on three haunting profiles in courage.
The winner of 2013's Discover Great New Writers Award for Fiction on books which transported him to Prague, Chechnya, and the Greek Isles.
One of the world's bestselling authors on three books that have inspired her own.
The author of My Mother's Secret on tales of empathy and hope.
The British historian takes us across the sea, via three great journeys into England's past.
The Twelve Tribes of Hattie's author champions five otherworldly books from "The Great Beyond."
Five unlikely heroes of fiction, championed by the author of Perfect and The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry.
The editor of Bartlett's Familiar Black Quotations on superb works from African-American writers.
The author of Cartwheel recommends great reading from Eliot to Egan.
The author of The Bones of Paris on reading as la joie de vivre, and the books that inspired her thriller of France's roaring 1920s.
Discover etiquette's epistles with the author of Sorry!: The English and Their Manners.
The author of Fly Away on the books that changed her worldview and kept her from her chores.
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