The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul 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.
Ann Patchett on ‘These Precious Days’
Patchett talks about her new essay collection, and Corey Brettschneider discusses a series of books about liberty.
Ross Douthat on Dealing With Lyme Disease
Douthat discusses his new memoir, “The Deep Places,” and Elisabeth Egan talks about Jung Yun’s novel “O Beautiful.”
Alan Cumming Talks About ‘Baggage’
The actor and author discusses his new memoir, and Allen C. Guelzo talks about “Robert E. Lee: A Life.”
Huma Abedin Talks About 'Both/And'
Abedin discusses her new memoir, and Gary Shteyngart talks about his latest novel, “Our Country Friends.”
Katie Couric Talks About 'Going There'
Couric discusses her memoir, and John McWhorter discusses his new book, “Woke Racism.”
One Factory and the Bigger Story It Tells
Farah Stockman talks about “American Made,” and Benjamín Labatut discusses “When We Cease to Understand the World.”