Jesse Kornbluth reviews a book about food, family, and Morris Wizenberg’s father.
Summer has begun and Jesse Kornbluth has a few suggestions for you that are not your average beach reading.
The Marriage Book: Centuries of Advice, Inspiration, and Cautionary Tales from Adam and Eve to Zoloft
Jesse Kornbluth reviews a book on marriage that covers it all.
Vigilantes? Maybe. But the Four Just Men are civilized. They even tell their targets the date they’re going to die.
He Gentles Horses. He Can Transform Your Kids—And Yourself
We may not always been impressed, but when we are, we take it as far as it can go.
What speaks to a boy more than sports? A book about sports, of course.
Jesse Kornbluth interviews the author of a book centering around an unspoken phenomenon of the Upper East Side: a “wife bonus”.
People inspire us, even when we are still learning about their past.
When George Hodgman was a boy, he and his mother ended the day holding hands and praying. Not just for themselves, but for all the people in their tiny Missouri town.
One of the greatest spy novels of our lifetime, and no, it’s not James Bond.
Jesse Kornbluth reviews the incredible memoir of a former meth addict, an HIV positive man, and a survivor of life’s trials.
Jesse Kornbluth reviews the graceful writing and ideology of Thich Nhat Hanh.
“You’re cold? He escaped from Russia on a freight train…in winter.”
RIP David Carr (1956-2015)
Jesse Kornbluth reviews Seth Greenland’s novel, “I Regret Everything”.
“Our shared experience of vulnerability erases the age and gender differences between the young mothers and me.”