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Tavis Smiley imagines Michael Jackson's final days in new book

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 14:33

Smiley, a Jackson fan, wanted to take a novelistic approach to the superstar's life.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 06/19/2016 - 05:06

Look for a new Jason Bourne thriller; Anne Tyler takes on Shakespeare.

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Susan Faludi investigates her dad's sex change in 'Darkroom'

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 13:02

The author of 'In the Darkroom' learns her father is now 'Stefi.'

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 06/18/2016 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reading 'Barkskins' by Annie Proulx.

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The Mothership: Brad Meltzer returns to spill 'Secrets'

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 14:01

Author joins USA TODAY's geek culture crew for a wide-ranging discussion.

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Recommended romance reads for hot summer days

Fri, 06/17/2016 - 14:00

Here are some of the romances Happy Ever After’s contributors have recommended recently.

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Chat live with author Emily Giffin

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 23:15

Live chat with best-selling author Emily Giffin on Wednesday, June 29 at 1 p.m. EST

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Book clubs will swoon over Emma Straub's 'Modern Lovers'

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 16:03

Brooklyn hipsters miss their youthful band days in the new novel by Emma Straub.

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'End of Watch' is King of USA TODAY's list

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 16:01

The final book in Stephen King's trilogy lands at No. 1.

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Teaching the kiddies about 'beasty' Trump

Thu, 06/16/2016 - 15:56

Yes, it's still possible to chuckle about the 2016 presidential campaign.

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Oprah to enter celeb cookbook fray in early 2017

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 16:42

'Food, Health and Happiness' will be the first release for her new publishing imprint.

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Just a girl in a Manson-like cult

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 16:40

Emma Cline's debut novel 'The Girls' is set in 1969 California.

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Book publishing goes wild for 'Girls'

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 16:39

There are so many books with 'Girl' or Girls' in the title we've lost count.

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National Archives Foundation to honor 'Hamilton' team

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 11:40

Writer Miranda, director Kail and biographer Chernow to get Records of Achievement prize.

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Dahl's 'The BFG' makes a giant leap on USA TODAY's list

Wed, 06/15/2016 - 10:37

'The BFG' gets a boost as Spielberg movie version draws near.

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Annie Proulx's epic 'Barkskins' has urgent message

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 11:22

Dazzling new novel about the environment spans centuries and hundreds of pages.

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Photographer Diane Arbus in sharp focus in new bio

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 10:09

A new biography by Arthur Lubow joins a major retrospective at the Met.

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In this portrait of TM, 'Utopia' hard to find

Mon, 06/13/2016 - 09:36

'Greetings From Utopia Park' is a memoir of life with the yogi.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 06/12/2016 - 05:04

Look for new books by Bobby Brown, Brad Thor, Tig Notaro and Elin Hilderbrand.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 06/11/2016 - 05:02

Spend your weekend reading 'End of Watch' by Stephen King.

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