Ward discusses her new novel; David Dobbs on five new books about Darwin; and Kristin Cashore talks about “Jane, Unlimited.”
Abramson discusses Katy Tur’s “Unbelievable” and Hillary Clinton’s “What Happened.”
William Taubman discusses his biography of Mikhail Gorbachev, and N. K. Jemisin talks about reading, writing and reviewing science fiction and fantasy.
Suzy Hansen discusses “Notes on a Foreign Country,” and David Thomson talks about “Warner Bros: The Making of an American Movie Studio.”
Bruce Handy talks about “Wild Things,” and Adrian Owen discusses “Into the Gray Zone.”
George Prochnik discusses “Freud,” and Nancy MacLean talks about “Democracy in Chains.”
Judith Newman discusses new parenting books, and Bill Goldstein talks about “The World Broke in Two: Virginia Woolf, T.S. Eliot, D.H. Lawrence, E.M. Forster, and the Year That Changed Literature.”
Amy Schumer discusses her memoir, and Gregory Cowles talks about the Book Review’s special poetry issue.
Cree LeFavour talks about her new memoir, and Andrew Sean Greer discusses his new novel, “Less.”
Joshua Green talks about “Devil’s Bargain”; Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich discusses “The Fact of a Body”; and Laura Dassow Walls on her new biography of Thoreau.
Deborah Yaffe talks about “Among the Janeites,” and Robert Ferguson discusses “Scandinavians: In Search of the Soul of the North.”
Isobel Charman discusses “The Zoo,” and R. L. Stine talks about scary stories for children.
Aaron Retica talks about Tim Marshall’s “A Flag Worth Dying For,” and Jill Eisenstadt discusses her new novel, “Swell.”
Jennifer Latson talks about “The Boy Who Loved Too Much”; Daniel Menaker discusses two new books about how to understand others and make ourselves understood.
Howard W. French talks about “Everything Under the Heavens,” and Judith Newman discusses new books about how to grieve and how to die.
Franken discusses his new political memoir; Thomas E. Ricks talks about “Churchill and Orwell”; and Dav Pilkey on the movie adaptation of “Captain Underpants” and more.
Sedaris discusses “Theft by Finding,” and Christopher Knowlton talks about “Cattle Kingdom: The Hidden History of the Cowboy West.”
Mike Rapport discusses “The Unruly City,” and Dan Egan talks about “The Death and Life of the Great Lakes.”
Ferris talks about his new collection of stories, and Jonathan Taplin discusses “Move Fast and Break Things: How Facebook, Google, and Amazon Cornered Culture and Undermined Democracy.”
Elizabeth Warren talks about “This Fight Is Our Fight,” and Doree Shafrir discusses her debut novel, “Startup.”
Gabourey Sidibe talks about her memoir, “This Is Just My Face,” and Neil deGrasse Tyson discusses “Astrophysics for People in a Hurry.”
Sheryl Sandberg and Adam Grant talk about “Option B,” and Annie Jacobsen discusses “Phenomena.”
Dominic Dromgoole talks about “Hamlet Globe to Globe”; and Judith Newman discusses new books about sex and relationships.
Chris Hayes discusses “A Colony in a Nation,” and Jason Zinoman talks about “Letterman: The Last Giant of Late Night.”
Elisabeth Rosenthal talks about “An American Sickness”; and Jill Filipovic discusses “Unwanted Advances,” by Laura Kipnis, and “The Campus Rape Frenzy,” by KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor Jr.