We’ve been building new pages with links to all the best reads to our favourite authors, here are the first 20:
David Foster Wallace - A non-fiction writer in a class of his own. All 20 of the DFW essays that we found online are listed here.
Joan Didion - When it comes to memoir, few can compete with J-Diddy’s atmospheric brilliance. 15 of her best essays are here.
Hunter S. Thompson - Electric prose and plenty of bad craziness. Read 20 of Dr. Gonzo’s classic articles here.
Tom Wolfe - A founding father of the New Journalism. Read our selection of 15 pioneering articles here.
Malcolm Gladwell - The New Yorker’s resident mind-reader. A list of our 20 top Gladwell articles is are here.
Susan Orlean - A writer with a rare eye for off-beat subjects and human detail. 20 of our favourite pieces are collected here.
Michael Lewis – Whether he’s tackling sport, finance or life in general, Lewis rarely disappoints. 20 amazing reads here.
David Sedaris - A great memoirist with a sense for the sublime. Discover 20 of his best essays here.
Tom Chiarella - A feature writing virtuoso with a knack for an interesting angle. We’ve collected 15 of his best articles here.
Matt Taibbi - A leading critical voice and political provocateur. A selection of 15 great articles is here.
John Jeremiah Sullivan - JJS has a talent for building compelling narratives from the strangest stories. 12 great examples are here.
Jeanne Marie Laskas -10 great articles about the normal people who keep America running are here.
Gary Wolf – A writer who explores the intersection between society and technology.12 fascinating articles are here.
William Langewiesche - One of the world’s most intrepid reporters. Read 12 of his best here.
Michael Paterniti -10 outstanding pieces about the world’s most interesting people and places are here.
Devin Friedman - A standout feature writer with an eye for quirky stories. Read our top 10 choices here.
Chuck Klosterman - 10 great reads about pop culture are here.
Gene Weingarten - 8 timeless articles by a veteran journalist and outstanding columnist are listed here.
Walter Kirn - Dry humour and razor sharp wit combine to make Kirn’s brand of cultural critique stand out. Find 7 great reads here.
Zadie Smith - A novelist whose essays overflow with energy and insight. The 6 finest are listed here.