The world's top authors and critics join host John Williams and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.
John Waters Talks About His First Novel
The filmmaker and author’s latest book is “Liarmouth: A Feel-Bad Romance.”
Hernan Diaz on ‘Trust’ and Money in Fiction
Diaz talks about his second novel, and Paul Fischer discusses “The Man Who Invented Motion Pictures.”
Jennifer Egan Talks About 'The Candy House'
Egan's new novel is a follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning "A Visit From the Goon Squad."
Liana Finck Reimagines the Story of Genesis
Finck talks about “Let There Be Light,” and Jonathan Van Ness discusses “Love That Story.”
Elizabeth Alexander on 'The Trayvon Generation'
Alexander talks about her new book, and Lucasta Miller discusses her biography of Keats.
Fiction About Lives in Ukraine
The critic Jennifer Wilson discusses new books by Yevgenia Belorusets and Andrey Kurkov, and Ben McGrath talks about “Riverman.”