William Martin

New England's Best Small Towns: Hanover, NH

  By William Martin When you get to Hanover, you see students. If you get there on a Dartmouth College football weekend, you see a Friday-night bonfire, hordes of alums, and jam-packed bar stools. Look deeper. Talk to locals who…

North by Northeast

Author of the feted historical thrillers Back Bay, Harvard Yard, and Cape Cod, William Martin journeyed to the far corners of New England to research his latest novel, The Lost Constitution, in which his steady protagonist, enigmatic rare book dealer…

North by Northeast

Author of the feted historical thrillers Back Bay, Harvard Yard, and Cape Cod, William Martin journeyed to the far corners of New England to research his latest novel, The Lost Constitution, in which his steady protagonist, enigmatic rare book dealer…

The Race to Save the Rare Books

While City Hall and activist patrons quarrel over the future of the Boston Public Library, thousands of the world’s oldest and most valuable books sit on its shelves, slowly rotting away. It’s up to Stuart Walker, Lord help him, to…