Incarcerating the Innocent

An excerpt from Lara Bazelon’s examination of wrongful imprisonment

Katie Daniels

Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

A video teaser for Alan Walker’s new biography

Stephanie Bastek

Making Oscar Wilde

An excerpt from Michèle Mendelssohn’s account of the writer’s early life and rise to fame

Noelani Kirschner

The Bonanza King

An excerpt from Gregory Crouch’s biography of John William Mackay, the 19th-century silver mine magnate

Noelani Kirschner

The Beautiful Race

An excerpt from Colin O’Brien’s exploration of Italy’s greatest cycling event

Charlotte Salley

The Seabird’s Cry

An excerpt from Adam Nicolson’s look at the great avian ocean voyagers

Charlotte Salley

How to Die

An excerpt from James Romm’s compilation of Seneca’s writings on death

Charlotte Salley

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