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Lean story of McDonald's will leave you hungry for more

Wed, 12/21/2016 - 16:51

'Ray & Joan' tells the story of the couple behind the mega-chain.

        
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Harper Lee, author of 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' dies at 89

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 11:04

Celebrated author Harper Lee died at the age of 89 in her beloved hometown of Monroeville, Alabama. Her 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning book "To Kill a Mockingbird" remains one of America's most culturally significant novels.

        
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Harper Lee, author of 'To Kill a Mockingbird,' dies at 89

Tue, 12/20/2016 - 11:04

Celebrated author Harper Lee died at the age of 89 in her beloved hometown of Monroeville, Alabama. Her 1960 Pulitzer Prize-winning book "To Kill a Mockingbird" remains one of America's most culturally significant novels.

        
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'Wars of the Roosevelts' is a gossipy history

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 10:53

Author William J. Mann finds dysfunction in a famous family.

        
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'Wars of the Roosevelts' is a gossipy history

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 10:53

Author William J. Mann finds dysfunction in a famous family.

        
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A heavenly history of Harvard's female stargazers

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 06:07

Dava Sobel's latest book is 'The Glass Universe.'

        
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A heavenly history of Harvard's female stargazers

Mon, 12/19/2016 - 06:07

Dava Sobel's latest book is 'The Glass Universe.'

        
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Four new mysteries to cozy up with this winter

Sun, 12/18/2016 - 07:01

Four thrilling tales, including an anthology inspired by Edward Hopper.

        
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Four new mysteries to cozy up with this winter

Sun, 12/18/2016 - 07:01

Four thrilling tales, including an anthology inspired by Edward Hopper.

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 12/18/2016 - 05:02

Books on Hemingway at war, Cuban cuisine, dogs (and cats) on Instagram.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 12/18/2016 - 05:02

Books on Hemingway at war, Cuban cuisine, dogs (and cats) on Instagram.

        
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In 'Joe Knight,' an anti-hero for our times

Sat, 12/17/2016 - 15:58

Kevin Morris' new novel is about a man who's losing the American Dream.

        
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In 'Joe Knight,' an anti-hero for our times

Sat, 12/17/2016 - 15:58

Kevin Morris' new novel is about a man who's losing the American Dream.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 12/17/2016 - 10:32

Spend your weekend reading 'Conclave' by Robert Harris.

        
Categories: Book Reviews

Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 12/17/2016 - 10:32

Spend your weekend reading 'Conclave' by Robert Harris.

        
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A primer on writing from a gifted novelist

Fri, 12/16/2016 - 10:22

Charles Johnson's new book is called 'The Way of the Writer.'

        
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Michael Lewis has a best seller with 'Undoing Project'

Wed, 12/14/2016 - 10:56

Nora Roberts is back at No. 1 as she wraps up a trilogy.

        
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'The Feud' recalls a classic literary dust-up

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 12:18

Alex Beam's book revisits a dispute between Vladimir Nabokov and Edmund Wilson.

        
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'Eight Flavors' is a tasty history of American cuisine

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 11:25

How our palate came to embrace curry, chili, garlic and more.

        
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Bill Gates: The 5 must-reads this year

Sun, 12/11/2016 - 17:55

When a billionaire hands out free advice, it's probably a good idea to listen, and in this case, read.

        
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