A collection of short poems and photographs give lyrical voice to the citizens of Afghanistan's borderlands.
For some writers, a sentence is as telling as a fingerprint.
From the editors of The Weird, an ambitious collection of temporal quests and ingenious paradoxes.
How a New England school embodied a young nation's missionary zeal.
Bringing new life to the teen classics that made "YA" a literary genre.
Is Marxism the "spirit of the times" for our world economy?
Reading tales from inside the hedge fund casino.
A dark comedy of modern Ireland bears rings of ancient greed, betrayal, and murder.
The National Book Award‑winning writer talks about her new novel, and some old friends' return.
A bleary-eyed apocalypse in which zombies are replaced by the restlessly wakeful.
A family whose lives are choreographed by the demands of an illness find their dance interrupted.
Essays from the author of Austerlitz offer clues to the inner life of a beloved but often enigmatic writer.
As the Arab Spring catches fire, a murdered diplomat's widow looks for answers amid the chaos.
A selection from the Pulitzer Prize finalist's new novella that will keep you awake tonight.
A Nigerian expatriate returns to Lagos, with altered vision.
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