The Author's Bookshelf

Ever wonder what's on your favorite author's bookshelf? Strand presents The Author's Bookshelf: a selection of must-reads from a few of the Strand's most beloved authors and artists.

Lena Dunham

Lena Dunham

Award-winning actress, producer, director, and acclaimed writer.

David Mitchell

David Mitchell

Award-winning and bestselling author of several novels.

Terry McMillan

Terry McMillan

Award-winning author of seven bestselling novels.

Luc Sante

Luc Sante

Recipient of Whiting Writer’s Award & Guggenheim and Cullman Fellowships.

Edwidge Danticat

Edwidge Danticat

Recipient of a 2013 Yale University Honorary Degree.

D.T. Max & David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace

David Foster Wallace was a journalist and is the author of the masterpiece Infnite Jest.

George Saunders

George Saunders

Recipient of the MacArthur Fellowship & Guggenheim Fellowship.

Norah Ephron

Nora Ephron

Bestselling Author, Screenwriter & Director