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Today’s Issue

  • Tara Westover is the author of the no. 1 New York Times best seller Educated. In this issue, we share highlights from her conversation with the members of the Masthead Book Club.

  • September’s book-club picks are Florida by Lauren Groff and Political Tribes by Amy Chua. Our staffers tell you why you should read them.


Freedom from Isolation: Tara Westover’s Story  

Writing the book Educated, says Tara Westover, “allowed me to reclaim some of my beautiful memories.” She shared a few of those reflections with Masthead members recently in an exclusive conversation about her book, which was one of our picks for the Masthead Book Club. In this issue, we bring you the highlights of that conversation. [Read the full conversation on the forums.]

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