Piper French reflects on the Netflix docu-series "The Disappearance of Madeleine McCann," and the stories of missing children that get less attention.
"They did the work by hand, including, legendarily, lowering each other down in baskets by ropes to place explosives as they cut through the Sierra Nevada."
Becca Schuh examines the critique and praise of Kristen Roupenian's "You Know You Want This."
Grace Hadland looks at a different side of literary history in "Wild Nights with Emily."
Lewis Page gives a second look to "Captive State," which was released on March 15 to "brutally lukewarm reviews."
Sarah Boon discusses rejection, the writing process, and John McNally's "The Promise of Failure."
Andrew Ervin interviews novelist Ann Beattie on her 21st novel "A Wonderful Stroke of Luck," the simple joys of cooking, and writing advice.