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Retired astronaut Scott Kelly writing book on year in space

Fri, 04/08/2016 - 14:23

Retired NASA astronaut Scott Kelly, who returned to Earth in early March after spending almost a year in space, is releasing a book about his time aboard the International Space Shuttle. 

        
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War saves Helen Simonson's slow-burning 'Summer'

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 14:14

'The Summer Before the War' is set in pastoral England before World War I.

        
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'Firebrand' celebrates a friendship that made a difference

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 14:13

New book explores the friendship of Pauli Murray and Eleanor Roosevelt.

        
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After movie deal, Harlan Coben's 'Fool Me Once' is back at No. 1

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 14:06

Julia Roberts will star in a film version of the new thriller, a USA TODAY best seller.

        
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New paperbacks: 'Dead Wake,' Luckiest Girl Alive'

Thu, 04/07/2016 - 13:14

New paperbacks include titles by Candice Bergen, Melissa Rivers and Nick Offerman.

        
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New memoir: Why Toni Tennille left the Captain

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 17:46

Fans were shocked after news broke in 2014 that ‘70s musical duo the Captain & Tennille were splitting after 39 years of marriage.

        
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Lena Dunham gets her own publishing imprint, Lenny

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 10:37

Lena Dunham has a new notch on her literary belt: publisher.

        
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The new trailer for Spielberg's 'The BFG' will sweep you away

Wed, 04/06/2016 - 09:06

He's big, he's friendly and he's a giant. And we're very happy to see him. 

        
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Kimberly Williams-Paisley rediscovers her mother through book on dementia

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 22:42

In new book, the actress chronicles her mother's battle with early onset dementia.

        
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J.K. Rowling's 'Harry Potter' chair up for auction

Tue, 04/05/2016 - 14:10

The chair could fetch more than $65,000.

        
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Anderson Cooper, famous mom Gloria Vanderbilt bond in 'Rainbow'

Mon, 04/04/2016 - 05:04

Anderson Cooper talks to his mother about her remarkable life in book, documentary.

       
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'Violet Hour': How great writers faced death

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 13:00

Katie Roiphe looks at the final hours of Susan Sontag, Maurice Sendak, John Updike.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 05:02

Look for the new memoir from Anderson Cooper and his mom, Gloria Vanderbilt.

        
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Reports: Drew Barrymore to divorce third husband

Sun, 04/03/2016 - 03:57

"Our children are our universe, and we look forward to living the rest of our lives with them as the first priority."

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 04/02/2016 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reading 'Jane Steele.'

        
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Does Chrissy Teigen's 'Cravings' live up to the hype?

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 17:03

We put the supermodel's best-selling cookbook to the (taste) test.

        
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Take this 'Journey to Munich' with Maisie Dobbs

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 14:28

The 12th mystery in Jacqueline Winspear's series is set in 1938.

        
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Reader, don't miss these 'Jane Eyre' mashups

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 14:04

'Jane Steele' and 'The Madwoman Upstairs' cleverly play off Charlotte Bronte's classic.

        
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Debut novel 'The Nest' flies high on USA TODAY's best-seller list

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 13:55

Cynthia D'Aprix Sweeney lands at No. 2 with story of squabbling siblings.

        
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Go to 'Paris' with our exclusive Jojo Moyes excerpt

Thu, 03/31/2016 - 05:02

'Paris for One and Other Stories' is due from the best-selling author in November.

        
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