The Big Book - Most Recent
Aug 29, 2013
How do the clothes you wear and products you use get from the factory to your house?
Aug 27, 2013
Edwidge Danticat's new novel, "Claire of the Sea Light," describes the economic difficulties of life in Haiti, even before the 2010 earthquake.
Aug 21, 2013
Writer Victoria Chang uses poetry to deal with the frustrations of bosses, and coworkers and workplaces.
Aug 13, 2013
A new book explores 'American exceptionalism' in a historical context.
Aug 5, 2013
In a new novel, author Tash Aw follows five characters as they try to make their way in the big city of Shanghai.
Aug 1, 2013
The American Dream is moving away from suburbia. Why?
Jul 26, 2013
One Michigan mother describes the year she went "from broke to badass" on her northern Michigan farm.
Jul 18, 2013
The debut novel from Brooklyn-based author Gabriel Roth delves into the world of the data and the tech boom.
Jul 11, 2013
In her latest novel, author Aifric Campbell details the cutthroat and high-flying world of finance in the early '90s.
Jul 4, 2013
A look at how cable dramas changed the business of television.