Author Mary Roach presents her new book, "Grunt," at The Music Hall in Portsmouth, NH, on June 30.

A Q&A with bestselling author Mary Roach, who specializes in pop-science explorations of curious topics that ooze with humor. Her latest book is “Grunt,” which she’ll present at The Music Hall in Portsmouth as part of the Writers on a New England Stage series on June 30.

Book reviews by Liberty Hardy of the New Hampshire Seacoast.

Local bookworm Liberty Hardy guides us through the top 10 most anticipated new books coming out in the month of June, including new titles by Mary Roach, Annie Proulx, and Yaa Gyasi, and others.

Joe Hill is coming to The Music Hall in Portsmouth, NH, to read from "The Fireman."

Exeter author Joe Hill talks about his new sci-fi horror novel, "The Fireman," which he'll soon present at The Music Hall in Portsmouth.

In The Country We Love by Diane Guerrero, one of the top books to read in May 2016.

The best books to read for May 2016.

James McBride looks for James Brown and holds up a mirror to America in Kill 'Em and Leave.

New literary magazine Outlook Springs brings inter-dimensional poetry, fiction, and nonfiction to the Seacoast.

Liberty Hardy guides us through the most anticipated books coming out this month.

Robert Dunn was, in some ways, the embodiment of his poetry, which he wrote in his head while walking through Portsmouth. Deceptively simple, surprisingly...

Recommendations for the best books coming out in March The Nest by Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney The four Plumb siblings have been waiting a long time to...

Brady Carlson likes presidents. Specifically, U.S. presidents, and, even more specifically, dead ones. The New Hampshire Public Radio host is the author of “Dead...