Shelf Life

After Vietnam, Searching for Grace
Set during the turbulent years of the Vietnam War, The Beauty of Ordinary Things, the newest novel by Harriet Scott Chessman ’72, explores young Benny Finn’s return to everyday American life after his wartime…More
A Beeline to Better Investing
What’s the buzz? Katherine Collins ’90, C.E.O. and founder of Honeybee Capital, is changing the landscape of investing with her new book, The Nature of Investing. A seasoned investment professional, Collins was head of…More
The Best Life I Never Lived
I was having trouble hearing her. With rolling blackouts in Lahore, Pakistan, and a faulty Skype line, we wouldn’t get far that day. Through rough crackles, I heard Humaira say, “Dearest, I can’t hear you!…More
Fresh Ink
Recent books by Wellesley authors: Marjorie Agosín, faculty— I Lived on Butterfly Hill, Atheneum Books for Young Readers Katherine Boyer ( Katherine Thorp Boyer ’73 )— Mending the Net: A Guide to Healing Self &…More