In this excerpt from his forthcoming book, Between Heaven and Hell: The Story of my Stroke, author David Talbot takes us through his experience.
The poet’s book-length work explores our interior lives by mixing words and photographs.
Who better to recommend books than those who've penned some of our favorites? We asked Alta contributors and writers to share their favorite reads of 2019.
Joan Didion has been one of California’s most acute observers since the early 1960s; in such books as Slouching Towards ...
Art and activism from California’s Native Americans and a celebration of the state’s iconic redwoods.
In Erosion, Terry Tempest Williams bears unflinching witness to what gets stripped away.
Téa Obreht’s second novel, Inland, an epic tale of love and loss that offers an alternative view of the foundations ...
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