Two of Ed Gorman's finest novels are out in an omnibus offering that gives longtime fans an opportunity to revisit them and new readers a chance at ... »
IOWA CITY — For nearly 30 years, American Girl dolls and their stories have charmed America's girls.
The doll collection started with ... »
When I was in graduate school in Syracuse, our best nights seemed to always involve a guy named Phil LaMarche. He wasn’t a partyer or a wild ... »
Knowing that the events recounted in Peladija Woodson-Diers story of her mother’s “Triumph Over Destiny” actually happened und ... »
Peladija Woodson-Diers grew up hearing stories from her parents about their childhoods growing up in Austria and Yugoslavia.
Each had very d ... »
Golly, but T.S. Eliot was an unhappy fellow.
Open almost any page in Robert Crawford’s biography, “Young Eliot,” to be p ... »
“The Brueghel Moon,” the latest work from highly acclaimed Georgian author, poet, and playwright Tamaz Chiladze (Dalkey, $14.95), beg ... »
Out Loud! The Metro Library Network Author Series — the collaborative program of the Cedar Rapids, Hiawatha and Marion public libraries ... »
A first for the University of Iowa will showcase another first from a long (long) time ago.
First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shake ... »
A young woman in the grips of an eating disorder narrates her codependent relationship with her alcoholic boyfriend in Sarah Gerard’s debut ... »
In “On Immunity: An Inoculation,” Eula Biss explores the anxieties and prejudices swirling through debates about vaccination. Biss, w ... »