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O’Keeffe O’Clock New York City street scenes meet oversize flowers and the American West in a sweeping survey of Georgia O’Keeffe’s epic work

Hemingway’s Ghost The writer’s granddaughter is cashing in on her last name, endorsing new authors’ books for a fee

Apples to Oranges Charming watercolors catalogue a century of American fruits and nuts

The Mother of All Battles What was behind Ethel Rosenberg’s fateful decision to stand by her traitor husband?

The In-Between Nearly three minutes elapsed between the time an explosion destroyed the Challenger space shuttle’s fuel tank and the death of its crew members. What happened?

June 24, 2021

Short List Books to read this week, including an investigation into Juul’s sketchy marketing, a look at history’s most photogenic presidents, and an Everest memoir

June 23, 2021

In Good Company Jean Pigozzi’s candid snapshots pay tribute to the men who have influenced him most, from Steve Jobs to Gianni Agnelli, Mick Jagger, and his own father

Annette Gordon-Reed The historian and author of On Juneteenth recommends the best books to read about the state where it all went down: Texas

Bad Romance Lisa Taddeo’s Three Women brought readers inside the bedrooms of a trio of American women. Female sexuality is also the theme of her new novel, Animal

Aide-Mémoire Long-hidden memos between Jimmy Carter and his most trusted confidant, Charlie Kirbo, shine new light on the former president

June 16, 2021

Short List Books to read this week, from a history of extinct countries to fresh looks at Truman Capote’s In Cold Blood and New York City’s most eccentric street names

June 16, 2021