Almost any page of this collection yields the precise puzzling haunting music of Dillard’s mind at work.
Vincent van Gogh, Still Life With French Novels and Rose, oil on canvas, 1887.
This slim volume of poetry gives voice to the women of the Bible, named and unnamed.
What's the biblical God's essential characteristic? According to Cobb, it's the loving care a mother or father gives an infant.
This provocative book portrays hope as a virtue, a moral orientation that can be cultivated actively, a matter of will.
Once gay men were identified in public as the primary victims of and imagined cause of the disease, it became a moral crisis rather than a medical one.
This comprehensive collection, spanning 300 years and 150 authors, includes excerpts from political writers such as Martin Luther King Jr., Daniel Berrigan, Dorothy Day, Shirley Chisholm, and Barack Obama, but also a surprising array of artistic voices: Mark Twain, Joan Baez, Denise Levertov, and Bill Watterson.
The reversals in this book aren’t easy. There is nothing sentimental or giddy about them. They are real. They are ordinary.
Politi's account reveals much of what happened among the cardinals in the Sistine Chapel on those days in March 2013.
Yes, we’re surrounded by ubiquitous light, but its mysteries have not been wholly conquered.
Max Porter’s debut novel, which hovers between poetry and prose, illustrates the ways in which grief can be simultaneously violent and gentle.