Welcome to Work in Progress, a compendium of original works, exclusive excerpts, and interviews with authors from Farrar, Straus and Giroux. First printed in 1992 as a newsletter, these are the stories behind the books. Now we send an email every week with new essays, upcoming events, our favorite tweets, and a curated selection of pieces we’ve been reading from around the web. Sometimes we even have sweepstakes and the occasional quiz.

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