This month’s cover photo, “Arkansas Sky,” comes to us from Farrah Field. Her first book of poetry, Rising, was recently published by Four Way Books.
The boyish hero of the American Revolution who became a more problematic and complicated figure in the political upheavals of his native France, the celebrated Marquis de Lafayette gets a sparkling new biography
He ruled an empire on which, it was famously said, the sun never set – and he did all the paperwork himself! It’s a new life of King Philip II of Spain