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Salman Rushdie
Ian McEwan
Isabel Wilkerson
Anna Quindlen
Thomas McGuane
Anthony Doerr
Annette Gordon-Reed
Sally Bedell Smith
Anne Enright
A. Scott Berg
William Styron
Calvin Trillin
Robert Caro
Robert Caro
Liaquat Ahamed
Richard Ford
Ayad Akhtar
Karl Fleming
Frank McCourt
Ridley Pearson
E. O. Wilson
Simon Winchester
David Brooks
John Burnham Schwartz, Literary Director
John Burnham Schwartz
Anne Taylor Fleming
Edwidge Danticat
Colson Whitehead
Maira Kalman
Michael Ondaatje
Mitch Albom
Craig Johnson
Alexander McCall Smith
Strobe Talbott
Walter Isaacson
Anne Lamott
Justice Stephen Breyer
Thomas Cahill
Peter Matthiessen
Dave Eggers
Mary Karr
Ethan Canin
John Lithgow
W. S. Merwin
Jeffrey Toobin
Naomi Shihab Nye
Abraham Verghese
Billy Collins
John Lewis
Doris Kearns Goodwin
David McCullough
David Halberstam
Tom Brokaw
Thomas Friedman
Van Gordon Sauter
Dave Barry
Mark Salzman
Alexandra Fuller
Rick Atkinson
Bryan Stevenson
Juliette Kayyem
Jeffrey Brown
Judith Freeman
Firoozeh Dumas
2003: Sharon Olds
Sharon Olds
Sandra Day O’Connor
Jessica Yu
Robert Gates

2020 Reading List