Knack for Narrative: The Last of Us

Today’s video games explore complex concepts and themes. The latest game to do so is The Last of Us, a gripping, emotional ride through a pos­tapocalyptic vision of America.

Q&A: Kate Christensen & Tavia Gilbert

Author Kate Christensen and audiobook narrator Tavia Gilbert weigh in on the process of recording Christensen’s food-based memoir, Blue Plate Special.

A New Breed of Romance

A genre spotlight on romance.

Audio Reviews | October 15, 2013

Reviews of After Visiting Friends: A Son’s Story, Brazil, and The Light in the Ruins, plus a full list of Audio reviews from the October 15, 2013 issue.

Q&A: Edward Mendelson & Alexander McCall Smith

An interview with author Alexander McCall Smith and Edward Mendelson, W.H. Auden’s literary executor.