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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
Paperback books of particular interest.
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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
Joseph Kanon, whose “Leaving Berlin” is No. 11 on the hardcover fiction list, spent 30 years “in the service of other people’s books” before writing his own.
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Mary Helen Specht’s ‘Migratory Animals’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
Adulthood hasn’t come easy for the 30-somethings in this novel.
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‘The Tell-Tale Heart,’ by Jill Dawson

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
A philanderer’s life is transformed after a heart transplant.
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Reif Larsen’s ‘I Am Radar’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
Reif Larsen’s novel takes on race and self-reinvention.
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The Shortlist: James J. O’Donnell’s ‘Pagans,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
New books by Hubert Wolf, Peter Manseau and James J. O’Donnell.
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Open Book: Rock ’n’ Write

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:59
Odds are that if you were on MTV at anytime in the 1980s, you’ve published your life story in the past decade.
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Letters: James Baldwin, Richard Wright

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:58
Readers respond to recent essays about James Baldwin’s reaction to Richard Wright’s “Native Son.”
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‘The Illuminations,’ by Andrew O’Hagan

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:58
A war-scarred man finds comfort in unraveling secrets from his grandmother’s past.
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Mario Vargas Llosa’s ‘Discreet Hero’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:58
Characters from previous Mario Vargas Llosa novels return in this tale of privilege, extortion and greed.
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‘The Unraveling of Mercy Louis,’ by Keija Parssinen

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:58
A teenager navigates a series of disasters.
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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 09:58
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
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‘The Last Flight of Poxl West,’ by Daniel Torday

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/13/2015 - 04:30
A World War II memoir by a Jewish R.A.F. bomber is the book-within-a-book in Daniel Torday’s first novel.






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Excerpt: 'Dog Crazy' by Meg Donohue

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 23:16

Meg Donohue, author of Dog Crazy, shares an excerpt from her new release.

        
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Things are heating up with e-book deals

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 23:05

BookBub's editors highlight six e-book romance deals.

        
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Love and Lust rec: Daisy Harris m/m romance

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 23:05

HEA contributor Becky Condit recs City Slicker at the Horny Goat Ranch.

        
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'Discworld' author Terry Pratchett dies at 66

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 18:29

Fantasy author Terry Pratchett has died after being diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease in 2007. Video provided by Newsy

        
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‘Frank,’ Barney Frank’s Memoir

New York Times Book Reviews - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 17:32
Former Representative Barney Frank, a liberal mainstay, offers his views on the political process and his role within it.






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Author Terry Pratchett dies at age 66

USAToday Books - Thu, 03/12/2015 - 12:29

He wrote the best-selling fantasy 'Discworld' series.

        
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