Lebanon Review: This Is Just My Face by Gabourey Sidibe
A funny and engaging memoir by the acclaimed actress.
Review: I Will Find You by Joanna Connors
A reporter’s search for her rapist, two decades later.
Review: I Almost Forgot About You: A Novel by Terry McMillan
The latest effort from the New York Times bestselling author of Waiting to Exhale leaves much to be desired.
Review: Loving Amy: A Mother’s Story by Janis Winehouse
A heartbreaking look into the singer’s struggle with substance abuse, as told by her mother.
Review: Shadows in the Sun by Gayathri Ramprasad
A candid confession of mental illness and cultural shame.
Review: Last of the Rock Stars by Ronnie Spector
Listening to the new song by girl group hero Ronnie Spector.
TIME OUT NEW YORK
Review: American Innovations by Rivka Galchen
Protagonists’ curious circumstances create happy head-scratching.
Review: The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty
A sexless, middle-aged housewife elegantly overcomes fear with the help of young screen siren Louise Brooks.
Jayne Anne Phillips
The novelist discusses the lasting importance of Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird.
Astrology expert Kiki T. looks to the stars for sex predictions.
A Firewalker’s Heart
Researchers found that a stroll through hot coals affects not just the person doing it, but the loved ones looking on as well.
Silk’s Healing Touch
Silk’s strength makes it an asset in the medical field.
Repeatedly waking up costs sufferers not only a good night’s rest, but their health and money as well.
Best of What’s Next: The Mynabirds
Q & A feature with leading lady, Laura Burhenn
Cherie Currie with Tony O’Neill: Neon Angel: A Memoir of a Runaway
A review of the book detailing the life of punk legend and Runaways front woman, Cherie Currie.
Susannah Gora: You Couldn’t Ignore Me If You Tried: The Brat Pack, John Hughes, and their Impact on a Generation
Examining the film industry’s iconic era.
Patti Smith: Just Kids
A look into one of the strongest and most poetic memoirs of 2010, the story of musician Patti Smith and photographer Robert Mapplethorpe.
Jason Bitner (Ed): Cassette From My Ex: Stories and Soundtracks of Lost Loves
Reminiscing the lost art of the mix tape.
Catch The Buzz: Alina Simone
Singer-songwriter covers the haunting tunes of cult Russian folk singer.
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