New Yorker writer Susan Orlean tells the larger-than-life story behind canine movie star Rin Tin Tin.
Stories from dads who cook, by fathers from Mario Batali to Stephen King.
Louis Auchincloss shares glimpses of his remarkable life – both as a writer and a highly privileged New Yorker.
A young white woman kicks up a storm when she decides to interview the black maids in her Mississippi town.
Paula Byrne's engaging ‘partial’ bio of Evelyn Waugh focuses on his relationship with the family who inspired "Brideshead Revisited."
A dozen engrossing, visceral tales about the difficulties faced by Chinese immigrants in America.
John Updike’s 18 stories charting the marriage and divorce of Joan and Richard Maples.
This final collection of short stories from John Updike makes a fitting coda to his career.