The Guest List

Ten Tales of Migrations, Long and Short

From haiku to epic, these works span space and time

Paul Salopek

The Long 20th Century of Terror

A history in ten books

Robert Zaretsky

A List for Reading Dangerously

Ten tales of riveting adventure

Susan Casey

Leaving Home

Ten books about exile and displacement

Naomi Jackson

A Secretary’s Nightstand

Eleven books to read in retirement (or whenever)

John Churchill

Ten Tales from China

From the 7th-century Tang Dynasty to the Beijing Olympics

Susan Barker

Thirteen for Halloween

Or, how one book critic thinks he can out-spook the Scholar

Michael Dirda

List, List, O List!

A Response to David Handlin’s “One Hundred Best American Novels”

Sandra M. Gilbert

One Hundred Best American Novels, 1770 to 1985 (a Draft)

A reading enthusiast’s list

David Handlin

Favorite Science Books

These classic titles are worth a read

Josie Glausiusz

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