Lit Hub Daily: August 4, 2017

The Best of the Literary Internet, Every Day

More Story

10 Female Killers in Fiction

Today is the 125th anniversary of the day Lizzie Borden took an axe and (probably) killed her father and stepmother with...

Become a Lit Hub Supporting Member: Because Books Matter

For the past decade, Literary Hub has brought you the best of the book world for free—no paywall. But our future relies on you. In return for a donation, you’ll get an ad-free reading experience, exclusive editors’ picks, book giveaways, and our coveted Joan Didion Lit Hub tote bag. Most importantly, you’ll keep independent book coverage alive and thriving on the internet.