The U.S. Postal Service has unveiled a “forever” stamp collection featuring illustrations from the 1962 children’s book The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats.
Carmen Maria Machado’s new collection takes young female online culture — LiveJournal and Tumblr, ghost stories and urban legends — and reinforce the uncanny power and reach of those stories. (Image credit: Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR)
How does one of America’s most powerful octogenarians keep fit? Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg credits personal trainer Bryant Johnson, author of The RBG Workout. We meet him in the gym.
In Alice Hoffman’s prequel to Practical Magic, two sisters uncover their family’s supernatural gifts and curses while growing up in the city. (Image credit: Jennifer Kerrigan/NPR)
Jen Welter is the first woman to ever coach in the NFL and she’s out with a new book called Play Big. She talks to NPR’s Lulu Garcia-Navarro about her time in the NFL and its controversies.
Lizzie Collingham’s new book takes 20 exemplary British meals, from plain stewed beef to an elaborate Christmas pudding, and uses them to illustrate the way food and empire are inextricably linked. (Image credit: Basic Books)