Jay Onrait

I read because as much as I love film and television, and documentaries, and Facebook, and Twitter and Snapchat, and my abacus . . . More

Summer of ’49

Halberstam’s classic chronicle of baseball’s most magnificent season. More

Freakonomics

Multimillion-copy bestseller that helped launch a wave of interest in behavioral economics and statistics. More

Dan Harris

I used to read to lead a lot of fiction, mostly for the escape—to be transported to other places and times. More