Books & Media

Everything Our Editors Loved in May

‘The Great Pottery Throw Down,’ an eye-opening anthology about climate change, and an Oscar-winning film starring Mads Mikkelsen

The Editors
Jun 4, 2021

A Classic Book About the Joy of Wild Swimming Has Just Been Reissued

This month, Roger Deakin’s cult-favorite book about swimming the waters of Britain will be published in the U.S. for the first time. In her introduction to the new edition, writer Bonnie Tsui reflects on what she’s learned from it over the years.

Bonnie Tsui
May 18, 2021

How I Got to See Forrest Fenn’s Treasure with My Own Eyes

In an excerpt from his book ‘Chasing the Thrill: Obsession, Death, and Glory in America’s Most Extraordinary Treasure Hunt,’ journalist and searcher Daniel Barbarisi recounts how he got to open Fenn’s chest and examine what was inside

Daniel Barbarisi
May 17, 2021
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