Posts Tagged: spies

An Erasure of Distance: Traveling in Circles with Nathan Englander


Nathan Englander talks about his new novel, Dinner at the Center of the Earth, the experience of being interviewed, and why he believes books can save lives. ...more

What to Read When You Are Surrounded by Spies


Here, in one handy list, are a few of our favorite spy novels. Watch your back! ...more

This Week in Indie Bookstores


Monkey’s Paw in Toronto sells random books from a biblio-mat machine.

A manhunt is on for a thief who stole two rare books in New York City.

The last bookstore in Peshawar, Pakistan is closing.

A Dallas, Texas bookstore is tricking people into buying books by making them sound like clickbait.


The Read Along: Megha Majumdar


Megha Majumdar on Russian spies, child-sized newspapers, and why reading difficult fiction can invigorate, rather than depress. ...more