On Reading & Language

By Town House Books

By Town House Books

On Reading & Language

Libraries: Candida Höfer

Umberto Eco


Marshmallow Clouds: Two Poets at Play Among Figures of Speech

Connie Wanek, Ted Kooser, et al.


In Praise of Good Bookstores

Jeff Deutsch


Write for Your Life

Anna Quindlen


The Power of Babel: A Natural History of Language

John McWhorter


The Library: A Fragile History

Andrew Pettegree and Arthur Der Weduwen


Around the World in 80 Books

David Damrosch


Mental Floss: The Curious Reader Journal for Book Lovers

Erin McCarthy and The Team at Mental Floss


Books Promiscuously Read: Reading as a Way of Life

Heather Cass White


Gallery of Clouds

Rachel Eisendrath


To Write as If Already Dead

Kate Zambreno


Genius and Ink: Virginia Woolf on How to Read

Virginia Woolf


See What I See: Essays

Greg Gerke


The Writer's Cats

Muriel Barbery and Maria Guitart