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Arts Feb 14In defense of going over-the-top on Valentine’s Day
Yes, you should get that giant teddy bear for your Valentine.
Arts Feb 06Discussion questions for ‘Killers of the Flower Moon’
David Grann’s true crime tale is our February book club pick. Here are questions to help guide your discussions as you read.
Arts Feb 06A window into love and marriage in modern-day Mumbai
In Mumbai, people say the monsoons make everyone fall in love. But this year the rains are late and the June nights are hot. So are tempers.
Arts Jan 31How to write a true crime tale, according to bestseller David Grann
David Grann's true crime tale, "Killers of the Flower Moon,” is our second pick for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times book club, “Now Read This.”…
Arts Jan 31The next pick for the PBS NewsHour-New York Times Book club is …
Join us as we read and discuss the next selection in “Now Read This," a book club from the PBS NewsHour and the New York Times.
Arts Jan 31Jesmyn Ward takes your questions about her novel ‘Sing, Unburied, Sing’
Jesmyn Ward’s novel “Sing, Unburied, Sing” was our inaugural pick for the new PBS NewsHour-New York Times book club, “Now Read This.” As we concluded our reading of the novel, Ward took questions from readers on the PBS…
Arts Jan 03Now Read This Book Club
Join us each month as we choose a book, discuss it here and take your questions for the author.
Arts Jan 03‘Persist. Read, write, and improve.’ Jesmyn Ward shares the best writing advice she’s ever received
The author shares her writing advice, daily writing routine and more.
Arts Jan 03Discussion questions for ‘Sing, Unburied, Sing’
Use these questions to help guide your discussions as you read the book over the next month.
Arts Jan 03What is the PBS NewsHour-New York Times book club?
Now Read This is a new book club and partnership from PBS NewsHour and The New York Times.