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The Greatest Books of All Time, As Voted by 125 Famous Authors | Brain Pickings
Exquisite collection of essays examining race, gender, the American writer, and the human existence itself. Baldwin was as much a philosopher as he was a writer and novelist. The most interesting essay of them all is the one on William Faulkner and desegregation. Brilliant read.
The Things You Would Have Said: The Chance to Say What You Always Wanted Them to Know: Jackie Hooper, Joyce Bean, and Fred Stella. As a young writer, Hooper made it her project to ask the simple question "What would people say to someone if they had another chance to say it?" to anyone who would listen. And the letters began to pile up... #Books #Regret
Up in the Old Hotel , by Joseph Mitchell