Adam Johnson talks about his book The Orphan Master’s Son and Kim Jong Il’s death.
See 15 famous author homes.
“HBO is filming The Corrections at my parent’s house” and other musings on TV and literature.
“…only tyrants are interested in what their subjects read. ” or, why Vladimir Putin’s national reading list is terrifying.
Read a quick history of Howard Pyle.
On the importance of poet’s as friends and editors.
“What if the moon landing had failed” and other unused presidential speeches.
The most literate cities in America.
If PG Wodhouse had written American Psycho.
The American Regional Dictionary will finally be released.
The kids at Oxford are playing Quidditch.
Salman Rushdie attacks Indian politicians for failing to protect free speech.
Letters from children to Roald Dahl, Harper Lee, and others.