2017: The Year in Best-Sellers
The Coterie of Americans Who Taught Us About French Cuisine Had an Intriguing Mix of Motivations
Why You Should Read a British Playwright’s 700-Page Collection of Diaries
Two New Books About Trump’s Mental Health Highlight the Total Futility of Assessing Trump’s Mental Health
Matthew Weiner’s First Novel Is a Mystery, but Not in a Good Way
Alec Baldwin’s Satirical Trump Memoir Captures What Is Tiring About His Trump Impression
Essays Don’t Always Have to Be Personal. In Fact, They’re Better If They Aren’t.
The First Volume of The Book of Dust Is a Masterpiece
This Stunning Debut Collection Is Full of Fairy Tales That Feel Eerily Apt for 2017
The Most Shocking Thing About Ivana Trump’s New Parenting Memoir: It’s Good
John Green’s New Novel Is a Sophisticated Story of Teen Love and Mental Illness
How Did Bernie Sanders’ Latest Political Manifesto Become a YA Best-seller?
Sure, Jennifer Egan’s New Novel Gets a Little Hokey. But You Won’t Be Able to Put It Down.
Someone Should Really Turn Ron Chernow’s New Ulysses S. Grant Bio Into Grant: An American Musical
Ta-Nehisi Coates’ New Book Forces Us to Consider Him as a Writer, Not a Symbol
This Memoir by a Former Obama Joke-Writer Is at Once Incredibly Charming and Very Sad
Rushdie’s New Novel Is a Satire of U.S. Politics That Feels More Like a Satire of Rushdie’s Prose
Why Conversations with Friends Feels Like a New Spin on the Novel of Female Friendship
Jesmyn Ward’s New Novel Feels Like a Modern Beloved
Why Isn’t Hillary Clinton Even Angrier?