Books

The most dangerous age is 14. If you know any teenagers this might not come as a surprise, but research has confirmed that risk-taking peaks during this exact moment in mid-adolescence. “We calculated...

“Good luck with that!” said Mads, blowing smoke directly into my face when I first told him I’d given up men for a while to focus on other things. Mads was my cantankerous boss, a gay chain smoker...

Roth wrote more than 30 books, including American Pastoral, for which he won the Pulitzer Prize in 1998. He is described as a "fearless narrator of sex, religion and mortality". Roth's...

“The claim that every man kills the things he loves seemed to him a wild guess compared to the near certainty of a man turning into everything he hates,” thinks protagonist Patrick Melrose in “Some...

Big bookstores are on the decline in New York City. In the past decade, chains like Borders have been wiped out, and Barnes & Noble has lost four stores in the city since 2014. But at the same time,...

With Ray Bradbury’s novel about a society where books are outlawed coming alive in HBO’s new film “Fahrenheit 451,” attention has returned to one of the most difficult real-life...

Need a Quick Reading Fix? Add These YA Books to Your List Whether you’re a young adult or past that range, there’s something about YA books that’s so appealing no matter where you...