I don't really regret staying home to raise my kids. I just wish our economic system didn't make it such an expensive choice.
Updated: February 12, 2011, - 05:17 PM
Ann Beattie's "The New Yorker Stories" contains every story she has published in that magazine, spanning three decades.
Updated: December 04, 2010, - 02:20 PM
ESSAYS Gordon's essays veer from the world of academia, to colonoscopies, to therapy.
Updated: August 28, 2010, - 06:00 PM
A memoir of a woman who must learn to live without the sense of smell.
Updated: June 19, 2010, - 03:03 PM
People's stories about their pets are often about as entertaining as detailed accounts of their dreams, or of sitcom episodes you didn't see. Ho-hum. Guess you had to be there.
Updated: April 17, 2010, - 02:11 PM
Granta's new collection of stories illuminates those things that connect us all.
Updated: January 23, 2010, - 11:44 PM
While a student at Macalester College, poet Alex Lemon suffered two strokes. He discusses the book he's written about the ordeal.
Updated: January 03, 2010, - 05:21 PM
Don't expect to enjoy a hamburger after reading Foer's lively but nauseating book about the morality of eating meat.
Updated: December 05, 2009, - 06:46 PM
Two Macalester College professors, an economist and an anthropologist, dig deeply into the reasons why women leave the paid workforce in "Glass Ceilings and 100-Hour Couples."
Updated: November 11, 2009, - 06:17 PM