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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 08/21/2016 - 07:39

Look for a new Donald Trump bio from The Washington Post.

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Weekend books for book lovers

Sat, 08/20/2016 - 09:28

Spend your weekend reading 'The Fall of Heaven.'

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6 beach reads you need to pack for your end of summer vacation

Sat, 08/20/2016 - 09:25

Squeeze in every drop of summer you have left with these books.

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Toobin takes on the wild, strange saga of Patty Hearst

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 17:12

In 'American Heiress,' Jeffrey Toobin resurrects the 1970s kidnapping of Patricia Hearst.

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New paperbacks: Franzen, Grafton, Penny

Thu, 08/18/2016 - 17:10

'Purity' by Jonathan Franzen, out in paperback, will be a Showtime series.

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Rowling expands Potter world with short new ebooks

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 11:32

Digital shorts will be available from the website on Sept. 6.

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Best-selling 'Hillbilly Elegy' helps explain Trump's appeal

Wed, 08/17/2016 - 10:58

J.D. Vance's memoir is up to No. 10 on USA TODAY's best-seller list.

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Amy Schumer reveals all in 'Lower Back Tattoo'

Mon, 08/15/2016 - 17:35

Her new book is a highly personal collection of stories and memories.

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Book sheds new light on Shah of Iran's last days

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 13:03

'The Fall of Heaven' is a more sympathetic portrayal of events in the 1970s.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 08/14/2016 - 07:13

Look for new books by Amy Schumer and Lisa Scottoline.

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In 'Harmony,' a family's desperate struggle with autism

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 19:16

How far will a parent go to save a child?

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Celebrity Book Club: Old friends, new members and good reads

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 10:33

Our favorite band of bookworms are speed-reading their way through summer

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 08/13/2016 - 05:01

Spend your weekend reading Oprah pick 'The Underground Railroad.'

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Wimpy Jen finds friend in debut novelist's 'Emergency'

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 11:36

Our heroine has a hard time standing up for herself in 'Break in Case of Emergency.'

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Writers reflect on painful racial issues in 'Fire This Time'

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 11:35

A searing collection of essays takes a page from James Baldwin in exploring racism.

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Oprah Book Club pick 'Underground Railroad' is a hit

Thu, 08/11/2016 - 11:32

Colson Whitehead's new novel is about a runaway teenage slave.

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More Harry Potter magic as 'Cursed Child' repeats at No. 1

Wed, 08/10/2016 - 10:03

The latest best-selling Potter book is the script of a new play.

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Celebrate Book Lovers Day with these treats

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 17:12

Then again, for book lovers, every day is National Book Lovers Day.

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'Another Brooklyn' navigates difficult years

Tue, 08/09/2016 - 05:04

Jacqueline Woodson's new novel for adults explores the dramas teens face.

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A list of trans teen fiction titles

Sun, 08/07/2016 - 10:25

New and upcoming novels include 'Beast' and 'The Art of Being Normal.'

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