"I was always treated as if I had insisted on being born in opposition to the dictates of reason, religion, and morality, and against the arguments of my best friends." ~ Pip's Lament "Great Expectations" (Chapter 4, pg. 25)
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The latest in our series of flash fiction: “I would leave here those beloved and those close to me, everything that touched me, everything that shocked me, fascinated and uplifted me.”
A 2011 article about the visionary Hungarian author and his tireless, tiring sentences.
Philip Kerr’s Bernie Gunther solves crimes for Nazi Germany. Why do we like him so much?
Russia’s most venerated living author continues to bring solace to the people she writes about.
It is deeply marked by the woman who inspired it, a woman I met when she was forty years old and I was fifteen.
START READING NOW. Gabriel Allon is back—hunting down the world’s most dangerous terrorist.
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Finn Murphy’s “The Long Haul: A Trucker’s Tales of Life on the Road” is an occupational memoir with an untold human story at its center.