Mon, 17 Jun 2019 13:50:00 -0400 'Fleishman Is In Trouble' Flips Expectations Upside Down Taffy Brodesser-Akner's debut novel seems like a Portnoy-esque tale of a lovable lout, but halfway through, the story shakes itself up and reorients itself in a completely different direction.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 05:02:00 -0400 For June, 3 Romances To Heat Up Your Summer This month, we've got love stories about teenage girls who pull patriarchy-smashing pranks, a realistic discussion of female biology and a story about learning how to be your own Tom Hanks.
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 17:03:00 -0400 'Patron Saints Of Nothing' Is A Book For 'The Hyphenated' Young adult author Randy Ribay says it's tough having "a dual identity" in a world "where people want you to be one thing." His new novel explores the Philippine government's deadly war on drugs.
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 08:03:00 -0400 'The Shanghai Free Taxi' Delves Deep Into China's Troubles NPR's Frank Langfitt wanted to get to know the real China, so he started a free taxi service in an effort to have conversations with a variety of people. His new book is the result of this reporting.