Nonfiction: Propane, Peapods and Perplexities Nonfiction: Propane, Peapods and Perplexities

In “Vacationland,” John Hodgman wrestles with the comic trials of home ownership in Maine and Massachusetts, along with the indignities of middle age.

yesterday, 11:00
Nonfiction: Underneath Romain Gary’s Many Masks Nonfiction: Underneath Romain Gary’s Many Masks

Two newly published books by the French author who pulled off one of the most elaborate literary deceptions of all time.

yesterday, 11:00
Critic’s Notebook: With a Little Help From Their Friends (and Agents and Librarians and Fact-Checkers ...) Critic’s Notebook: With a Little Help From Their Friends (and Agents and Librarians and Fact-Checkers ...)

Within the rote exercise of authors’ acknowledgments, truths about family, struggle, pride and terror manage to seep out.

yesterday, 20:23
Anthony Scaduto, an Early Biographer of Dylan, Dies at 85 Anthony Scaduto, an Early Biographer of Dylan, Dies at 85

Mr. Scaduto, a journalist with a long tenure at The New York Post, also wrote a book challenging the verdict in the kidnapping of the Lindbergh baby.

today, 1:17
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