Interviews
Tarana Burke and Brené Brown Created 'You Are Your Best Thing' as a Soft Place for Black People to Land
The editors of this paradigm-shifting anthology discuss the importance of centering Black humanity while exploring vulnerability, shame resilience, and healing. Read now
Interviews
Stacey Abrams Asked, What Happens 'While Justice Sleeps'? And a Legal Thriller Was Born
Set within the halls of the US Supreme Court, the prescient new suspense novel from the political leader and voting rights activist draws from moments in her own career. Read now
Arts & Culture
Winning Audiobook Of The Year For 'Heavy' Surprised Kiese Laymon, But It Meant Even More to His Mother
The author, whose emotionally compelling and nuanced narrative became the first memoir to win our annual title, talks about what it meant to voice his own story — both to him and the mother to whom he wrote it. Read now
Arts & Culture
Tragedy and Comedy Collide in This Story That Will Change the Way You View Mental Illness
Adam Cayton-Holland shares what it was like to tell his late sister's story while writing a memoir about his own. Read now
The Listening Life
David Sedaris Doesn't Give a Damn if He Ever Reads a Book With His Eyes Again
We talked with the 'Calypso' author about his favorite audiobooks, his love of listening, and more. Read now
Arts & Culture
Debut Author and Industry Darling Tomi Adeyemi on How Much Representation Matters, The Magical Powers of Fantasy, and Why Angie Thomas is Everything
The author of "Children of Blood and Bone," the hottest YA debut of the season, talked to us in the weeks leading up to launch and discussed what it's like to be part of a cultural movement. Read now
Arts & Culture
Whether Playing It Creepy or Poignant, Narrator Santino Fontana Says It's All About the Storytelling
The voice behind Audible editor favorite 'You', and Fredrik Backman's new novella, 'The Deal of a Lifetime' shares what he loves about his job and how he got into it. Read now