Lit Wicks: Beverly Jenkins

January 19, 2018 needabook 0

I love candles. I probably buy more candles in a year than I do books. Browsing for new candle retailers and finding themed scents has […]

Paranormal Romance, Highlanders, & More

January 19, 2018 needabook 0

Every Heart a Doorway Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward ChildrenNo SolicitationsNo VisitorsNo Quests Children have always disappeared under the right conditions; slipping through the shadows […]

The Bitter Secret of ‘Wormwood’

January 19, 2018 needabook 0

Mark Schafer/Netflix Peter Sarsgaard as Frank Olson undergoing psychological tests in Errol Morris’s Wormwood, 2017 Transparency and accountability are essential virtues in a democracy, but […]

No Picture

Where the Lemon Trees Bloom

January 19, 2018 needabook 0

In response to: Super Goethe from the December 21, 2017 issue To the Editors: In his review of Rüdiger Safranski’s Goethe: Life as a Work […]

The Academic’s Guide to Academese

January 19, 2018 needabook 0

The following definitions are culled from a critical glossary written by a group of Princeton graduate students and faculty. The glossary defines fifty-eight terms common to academic […]