‘Pleasure, Obligation, Curiosity, Inspiration’: What’s on Marie Arana’s Nightstand

From the New York Times BY THE BOOK interview.

Among other things, the author of “Silver, Sword & Stone: Three Crucibles in the Latin American Story” is reading a novel based on a juicy scandal in her own family.



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Illustration by Jillian Tamaki
Silver, Sword, and Stone
Lima Nights
Cellophane
American Chica