Author Archives: CONCEPCIÓN DE LEÓN

Newsbook: Saudi Journalist Jamal Khashoggi Was Killed While in Exile. These Books Explain the Country He Left.

Books on Saudi Arabian history and politics shed light on the Saud family’s reign.

Round Table: 3 Writers on the Emotional Toll of Being Undocumented

New books by Jose Antonio Vargas, José Olivarez and Julissa Arce explore what being part of mixed-status families, in which either they or their relatives were undocumented, has meant to them.

Page to Screen: What to Read Before Heading to Movie Theaters This Fall

Of the various book-to-film adaptations, these eight titles — including “If Beale Street Could Talk,” “The Sisters Brothers” and “The Hate U Give” — are worth reading before you watch.

Newsbook: Novels That Tackle Sexual Assault

From “Lolita” to “The Luckiest Girl Alive.”