Lois Lowry

We ranked the new Chipotle essays from Jonathan Franzen, Lois Lowry and more

If you’ve ever paused, mid-burrito, to take in the words written on the side of your Chipotle cup, you have the “Cultivating Thought” series to thank. Created and curated by Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close author Jonathan Safran Foer, the series recruits famous authors to write short stories for the sides of Chipotle cups and bags. The stories are meant to be consumed in two minutes, and give you something to think about while eating your Chipotle meal.

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A sequel to 'The Giver'? It's true -- and here's what Lois Lowry has to say about it


Before Katniss Everdeen, Tris Prior, and dozens of other teenage characters began raging against dystopian machines, there was a 12-year-old kid named Jonas – protagonist of The Giver, a slim novel first published in 1993 that’s become a modern children’s classic.

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