This Week's Most Popular Articles in the Longform App
<img src="http://longform.org/stuff/images/seven-month-old-twins-615.jpg" title=“babies and babies" class="bleed" alt=“”>The rise and murderous fall of a pecan dynasty in Texas, the inside story of how Marissa Mayer lost her way at Yahoo! and why a baby’s brain needs love to develop — the most read articles this week in the Longform App, available free for iPhone and iPad.
How I Read
Notes on consuming a novel.
A Tree Is Known By Its Fruit
The rise and murderous fall of the Harkey family, the scions of a pecan dynasty.
What Happened When Marissa Mayer Tried to Be Steve Jobs
The inside story of how Yahoo’s C.E.O. lost her way.
The First Year
A baby’s brain needs love to develop.
School Segregation, the Continuing Tragedy of Ferguson
Michael Brown beat the odds by graduating from high school before his death—odds that remain stacked against black students in St. Louis and the rest of the country.