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Book Features Archive

October 6, 2014

What editors, students, and Waldos toted along to the Brooklyn Book Festival.

July 28, 2014
Book Town

A completely nonscientific survey of what the city is skimming this summer.

October 14, 2013
The Five: The Young-Adult Bubble

The growing influence of a very profitable genre.

October 7, 2013
We’re Submitting This for the 2014 Edition

A preview of the new anthology The Best American Infographics 2013.

July 22, 2013
Choose Your Own Adventure

Our deliberately oversimplified guide to summer reading.

October 1, 2012
Six Artists in Sixty Seconds

From Warhol to Wegman, a fine-arts history of Polaroid.

September 10, 2012
Permanent Revolution

A tour of tea-party New York—the spirit of ’76 kind.

September 10, 2012
Clarification: Meganovel or Meteorological Behemoth?

Comparing Zadie Smith's NW to N.W.A, NWS, and The CW.

May 3, 2012
Writing in the Dark

Confessions of a literary night owl.

April 16, 2012
A Million Shades of Smut

A field guide for the erotic-lit virgin.