‘The Pretty Dish’ cookbook author talks calories, Instagram and avocado toast.
Category: Book Talk
The DIY Instagrammer shares the colorful details behind her new book and talks about the importance of having a creative outlet. Influencer Rachel Mae Smith is well-known on social media for her love of...
Dive into a page-turner while poolside.
Her new novel explores social issues and familial struggles.
In ‘America’s Greatest Library,’ Library of Congress historian John Y. Cole presents 217 years of history in word and photo.
Franklin Foer’s “World Without Mind” challenges the power of Silicon Valley.
Local mom Caryn Franca helps families battling cancer.
From capture to conservation, “Raising America’s Zoo” tells the history of the National Zoo, beginning with its first family of gorillas.
The path from chick lit to historical fiction was a natural one says Karin Tanabe, author of “The Diplomat’s Daughter” (Atria Books, 2017), set at a Texas internment camp and in the Pacific theater during World War II. “I missed research,” explains the formal journalist, and writing the book provided her the opportunity to do a lot of it.