On the Lifesaving Bonds of Female Friendship
An excerpt from It's Messy: On Boys, Boobs, and Badass Women.
A Daughter Faces Mental Illness in the Wake of Her Father's Death
Read an excerpt from Jeannie Vanasco's debut memoir, The Glass Eye.
A Moving Letter to Race and Gender Activist Audre Lorde
Award-winning poet Sonia Sanchez puts Lorde's work into context for 2017.
I Have a Foolproof Plan for Success. Succeed Less.
Read an excerpt from Hiding in the Bathroom, out September 26.
A Young Girl Searches for Truth After Her Mother's Murder
Read an excerpt from Sarah Perry's memoir After the Eclipse, out September 26.
An Accidental Sex-Shop Pilgrimage
Read an excerpt from Tara Clancy's memoir, The Clancys of Queens, out in paperback on September 5.
Read an Excerpt from Ayobami Adebayo's Buzzy Debut Novel
A married couple agreed that polygamy wasn't for them, until their family intervenes.
My Fleeting Teenage Crush Was My Art School Muse
Read an essay from Chelsea Martin's new collection Caca Dolce.
Lit Thursday: How to Behave in a Crowd
Six French siblings over-analyze their bright futures in Camille Bordas's debut novel in English.
Lit Thursday: Read an Excerpt from Chris Kraus's New Book
The I Love Dick author chronicles the life of experimental writer and performance artist Kathy Acker in her latest book, After Kathy Acker.
Lit Thursday: Get a Sneak Peak of the First Book in the Lenny Imprint
An excerpt from Jenny Zhang's forthcoming story collection, Sour Heart.
Lit Thursday: Your Father's Sex Doll Is Your New Roommate
Read the first chapter of Alissa Nutting's new book, Made for Love, out now.
Your New Boyfriend's Dog Has Some Words of Caution for You
An excerpt from Susanna Fogel's novel Nuclear Family, out later this month.
Lit Thursday: Read an Excerpt From Zinzi Clemmons's Novel What We Lose
In this debut novel, a young woman questions her identity amid her mother's battle with cancer.