Charles Dickens, Jonathan Franzen, and most Russian authors love their words. As their word counts climb, their stories of love, struggle, and morality flourish. However, a high word count entails… Continue reading "Novels You Can Read in a Day (Part 1 of 2)"
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Steven Nadler is a philosophy professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with a publishing history that reflects his interest in the seventeenth-century thinker Baruch Spinoza. Nadler’s son, Ben, is a comic… Continue reading "Summer Book Recommendation: Heretics! The Wondrous (and Dangerous) Beginnings of Modern Philosophy"
In On Writing, Stephen King weaves together memoir and guide so seamlessly you’d think adjoining the two is the only way to write a book on writing. “It starts with… Continue reading "Summer Book Recommendations: Stephen King’s On Writing"