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20 Books That Will Make You Fall In Love With New York City All Over Again

Maddie Crum | Posted 10.04.2013 | Books

Joan Didion and, more recently, Ann Friedman, wrote about the complexity of the emotions they experienced when deciding to move away from New York Cit...

A Love Letter To New York City

Posted 09.30.2013 | Books

The following is an essay by novelist Dani Shapiro, in which she discusses her love affair with a city she eventually decided to leave. It is excerpte...

10 Reasons Why New York Is Better Than Chicago

Richard Babcock | Posted 02.05.2013 | Books
Richard Babcock

Which is better, Chicago or New York? The question is just an invitation for chest-beating, but it nonetheless persists as a favorite of Chicagoans, who invariably respond that their city stands far superior and then go on to append their litany of reasons.

The Great New York Novel Debate

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

What's the greatest New York Novel? It is perhaps one of the oldest and most debated literary questions ever -- and we still haven't found a suitable ...