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Matthew Thompson

Matthew graduated from New York University with an MFA in Fiction. His stories, book reviews, and interviews appear in a variety of literary journals. As an avid traveler, Matthew has lived in Berlin, Seattle, and a handful of hamlets in the south of France. He can usually be found rummaging around old bookshops, uncovering strange titles.

Anna Jarvis and the Surprising History of Mother’s Day 

There’s more to the loving holiday than meets the eye.  

10 Illuminating Medieval History Books 

Journey through time to Europe's Middle Ages. 

11 Captivating Titanic Books

These powerful reads shine a solemn light on one of history's darkest chapters. 

8 Charming Hollywood Biographies for Young Readers

These entertaining yarns will delight readers of all ages. 

10 Enlightening Albert Einstein Books

From intimate biographies to illuminating collections of Einstein’s written works. 

10 Illuminating Andy Warhol Books

These books shine a radiant light on the Pop art superstar.

10 Revealing Revolutionary War Books 

These riveting reads offer fresh insight into America's fight for independence.

An Essential Voice from the Sixties: Remembering Richard N. Goodwin

The speechwriter and top presidential adviser was a driving political force during one of America's most turbulent eras. 

London’s Ancient Outcast Graveyard

Step inside the Cross Bones Graveyard, London's mass burial ground for prostitutes, beggars, and thieves.

What Lies Beneath: The Deadly Mystery of the Oak Island Money Pit

Is there treasure buried beneath this craggy Nova Scotia isle?

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