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'Chosen Few' is a searing account of war in Afghanistan

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 11:33

Gregg Zoroya's book looks at a company of embattled American paratroopers.

        
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J.D. Robb, Neil Gaiman pack 1-2 punch on USA TODAY's books list

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 11:12

'Echoes in Death' is No. 1, 'Norse Mythology' lands at No. 2.

        
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Milo Yiannopoulos buys more time for controversial book

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 16:03

'Dangerous,' now due in June, will address campus protests against the author.

        
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Lincoln's trippy visit to son's grave in brilliant 'Bardo'

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 12:25

George Saunders' outstanding debut novel is haunted by a grieving president.

       
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'Charlie Hebdo' widow writes defiant memoir

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 10:51

Maryse Wolinski's husband died in the 2015 terrorist attack on the satirical paper.

        
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Why we love 'Casablanca,' 75 years later

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 08:02

A new book looks at the World War II movie's enduring appeal.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 06:03

USA TODAY’s Jocelyn McClurg scopes out the hottest books on sale each week.

        
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Gamble on Min Jin Lee's winning novel 'Pachinko'

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 14:02

Spanning the 20th century, it's the Dickensian story of Koreans displaced to Japan.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 10:49

Spend your weekend reading 'Stolen Beauty.'

        
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Exclusive trailer: Lee Strobel's 'The Case for Christ'

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 11:46

The film is based on the 'Chicago Tribune' reporter's best-selling investigation.

        
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'Girl' power is back on USA TODAY's best-seller list

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 17:10

'The Girl Before' by J.P. Delaney is a psychological thriller, soon to be a movie.

        
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Rory Feek on Joey: 'I don't feel like she's very far away'

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 13:03

Rory Feek remembers his wife and musical partner in 'This Life I Live.'

       
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Read an excerpt from Rory Feek's new book 'This Life I Live'

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 13:01

In this exclusive excerpt, the country musician has coffee with his future wife, Joey.

        
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'Fifty Shades': How 'Darker' got it hotter

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 12:22

"I felt more comfortable with being assertive," says Dakota Johnson of the sex scenes.

        
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Mackenzie Phillips on Netflix's 'One Day at a Time': 'It's really good!'

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:41

Phillips, who now works as a drug counselor, reunited with legendary producer Norman Lear.

        
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Mackenzie Phillips: Lear, 'One Day' still groundbreaking on Netflix

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 15:29

Mackenzie Phillips, a star of the original 'One Day at a Time,' talks about executive producer Norman Lear and her recent guest spot on his reimagination of the comedy for Netflix.

        
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Watch Sophie Kinsella's Facebook Live chat on ‘My Not So Perfect Life’

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 14:54

Fans quizzed the 'Shopaholic' author about her new book.

       
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Ghostwriting for Washington's powerful is a game of brittle egos

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 08:39

Barbara Feinman Todd pulls back the curtain in 'Let's Not Pretend.'

        
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Abortion divides two families in Oates' 'American Martyrs'

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 23:26

Joyce Carol Oates' searing new novel couldn't be more timely.

        
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Mackenzie Phillips: 'I’m passionate about recovery'

Mon, 02/06/2017 - 16:03

Now an alcohol and drug counselor, the star writes 'Hopeful Healing,' about recovery.

        
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