In generations past, what child did not memorize “Listen, my children, and you shall hear/Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere” and other stirring lines from Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 19th-century America’s most beloved poet? 12:00 p.m.
In her ambitious debut novel, Megha Majumdar tackles the sectarian divide in her native India, where Hindu nationalists have increasingly targeted their Muslim compatriots. 12:00 p.m.
A sampling of reader recommendations and accounts of pandemic reading. 4:55 p.m.
Animated films are in the works from the best-selling Plainville author-illustrator and bookstore owner. 3:29 p.m.
Bestsellers based on reporting from the independent booksellers of the New England Independent Booksellers Association and IndieBound. 11:17 a.m.
Most people take breathing for granted. What could be more innate, a more organic part of everyday life? 6:00 p.m.
Though the novelist Claire Messud has spent recent weeks teaching her writing students online, she still feels the pandemic has transported us back in time. 6:00 p.m.
From Cambridge, the author talks about her famous book, the movie, and her own pandemic comfort content. 3:16 p.m.