Writer-director Judd Apatow talks about the funny stories -- and the not-so-funny stories -- he picked for a new collection. Universal Pictures hide caption

toggle caption Universal Pictures

Gal Beckerman is the author of When They Come for Us, We'll Be Gone: The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt hide caption

toggle caption Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

November 7 will bring the 21st incarnation of "Treehouse Of Horror," the Halloween tradition The Simpsons have made famous. Fox hide caption

toggle caption Fox

Patti Smith's new memoir, Just Kids, tells the story of her creative bond and friendship with famed photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Getty hide caption

toggle caption Getty

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor