Author: Ron Charles

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Ian McEwan once said, "When women stop reading, the novel will be dead."I met some of those women keeping the novel alive.They invited me to... [Read More]
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Kristin Hannah's new novel makes Alaska sound equally gorgeous and treacherous — a glistening realm that lures folks into the wild and then kills them... [Read More]
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This Valentine's Day, you might whisper into your lover's ear for a few minutes. Pity the poor audiobook narrator who has to keep that... [Read More]
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Ian McEwan once said, "When women stop reading, the novel will be dead." I met some of those women keeping the novel alive. They invited... [Read More]
a glistening realm that lures folks into the wild and then kills them there. It's the essential setting of "The Great Alone," an epic story... [Read More]
a glistening realm that lures folks into the wild and then kills them there. It's the essential setting of "The Great Alone," an epic story... [Read More]
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In living rooms across America, people are wrestling with the big questions of life. [Read More]
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The Great Alone By Kristin Hannah St. Martin's. 440 pp. $28.99 --- Kristin Hannah's new novel makes Alaska sound equally gorgeous and treacherous - a... [Read More]
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The best-selling author of "The Nightingale" returns with the heart-rending tale of a family's trials. [Read More]
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The only thing more distressing than the size of America's prison system is its racist function. According to the NAACP, African-Americans are incarcerated at more... [Read More]
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Aside from Betty White, the examples of immortality are not encouraging. The ancient Greeks — who, by the way, are all dead now — sang... [Read More]
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An American Marriage By Tayari Jones Algonquin. 320 pp. $26.95 --- The only thing more distressing than the size of America's prison system is its... [Read More]
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My wife likes to drive. I like to read aloud. So, she takes me places, and I take her places. It's a match made... [Read More]
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Why we should celebrate World Read Aloud Day every day. [Read More]
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Red Clocks might sound like a dystopian novel, but plenty of conservative politicians are plotting to make it a work of nonfiction. In fact, author... [Read More]
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"Red Clocks" (Little Brown, $26, 368 pages) might sound like a dystopian novel, but plenty of conservative politicians are plotting to make it a work... [Read More]
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Aside from Betty White, the examples of immortality are not encouraging. The ancient Greeks - who, by the way, are all dead now - sang... [Read More]
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The dark side of immortality: "How to Stop Time," "Eternal," "The Immortalists," "Immortal Life" and "The Afterlives." [Read More]
that beige hellscape of numbing distractions and repressed misery... [Read More]
that beige hellscape of numbing distractions and repressed misery... [Read More]
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