Larry McMurtry

Larry McMurtry’s novels include The Last Picture Show, Terms of Endearment, Lonesome Dove (winner of the 1986 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction), Folly and Gloryand Rhino Ranch. His nonfiction works include a biography of Crazy Horse, Walter Benjamin at the Dairy Queen, Paradise, Sacagawea’s Nickname: Essays on the American West and Custer.

Elizabeth Taylor, 1954; photograph by Cecil Beaton

A Life for the Star

The Accidental Feminist: How Elizabeth Taylor Raised Our Consciousness and We Were Too Distracted by Her Beauty to Notice

by M.G. Lord

April 26, 2012 issue

Marilyn Monroe in her favorite photograph of herself, taken by Cecil Beaton at the Ambassador Hotel, New York City, 1956


MM—Personal: From the Private Archive of Marilyn Monroe

edited by Lois Banner, with photographs by Mark Anderson

Fragments: Poems, Intimate Notes, Letters

by Marilyn Monroe, edited by Stanley Buchthal and Bernard Comment

The Life and Opinions of Maf the Dog, and of His Friend Marilyn Monroe

by Andrew O'Hagan

March 10, 2011 issue

‘The Storm—Apache,’ 1906; photograph by Edward S. Curtis

Indian Terror on Our New Frontier

War of a Thousand Deserts: Indian Raids and the US–Mexican War

by Brian DeLay

Shadows at Dawn: A Borderland Massacre and the Violence of History

by Karl Jacoby

July 2, 2009 issue

The Lives of Gore

Point to Point Navigation: A Memoir, 1964 to 2006

by Gore Vidal

November 30, 2006 issue

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