Literary Halloween – Part I: 5 Costumes with Character

By Jessica Monk Halloween, I confess: I’ve failed you. My costumes have been offbeat, inappropriate, and dangerously conceptual. Being a […]

Looking back: Wharton, Fitzgerald, and Ourselves

By Caitlin O’Hara Think of favorite endings of books that really resonate: Levin and his revelation towards goodness at the end […]

The 2015 Literary Fauxscars: The Results are In!

Every year, the staff of Literary Traveler has a lot of fun watching and discussing the year’s best (and not-so-great) […]

The Literary Traveler Summer Reading Challenge

By Amanda Festa Summer is in full swing, and with so many gorgeous days to take advantage of, we are […]

Summer Reading for the Literary Traveler — Beat the Heat and Join the Challenge!

Introduction by Amanda Festa Summer reading is as representative of the season as backyard BBQs and beach days.  If you […]

Gatsby: Under the Red, White, and Blue

By Jessica Monk Did you know that F. Scott Fitzgerald was distantly related to the man who composed “The Star-Spangled […]

Literary Traveler to Bring Writers’ Journeys to Television

By Francis McGovern Literary Traveler is excited to announce that we are turning our much-loved website into a series for […]

Gemma Hardy vs. Jane Eyre

By Kelsey A. Liebenson-Morse Margot Livesey’s novel, The Flight of Gemma Hardy, is a bold and brave new adaption of […]