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Dishy new bio of Joan Rivers offers complex portrait

Mon, 11/14/2016 - 16:57

Author Leslie Bennetts presents a woman both warm and angry, bitter and hopeful.

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Chat live with best-selling author Lee Child

Mon, 11/14/2016 - 12:58

Missed the live chat? View the recording here.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 11/13/2016 - 05:05

Look for new books by Megyn Kelly, Tony Bennett and David Baldacci.

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Screenwriting is different 'Beast' for 'Harry Potter' author J.K. Rowling

Sat, 11/12/2016 - 23:49

The first film in the new 'Fantastic Beasts' franchise opens Friday nationwide.

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New book goes inside world-famous Bellevue Hospital

Sat, 11/12/2016 - 13:00

Author David Oshinsky covers three centuries of health care in Manhattan.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 11/12/2016 - 05:00

Spend your weekend reading 'The Chemist' by Stephenie Meyer.

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Megyn Kelly takes issue with 'NYT' book review

Fri, 11/11/2016 - 08:22

"The New York Times" implied Kelly thought she was poisoned and that Trump was leaked a debate question.

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New paperbacks: From Bill Bryson to Burt Reynolds

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 17:39

Titles by Elizabeth Strout, Elvis Costello and Jon Meacham also are out in paperback.

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'Wimpy Kid' flies high, hits No. 1 on USA TODAY's list

Thu, 11/10/2016 - 17:34

Greg Heffley and Jeff Kinney are back as 'Double Down' lands in the top spot.

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Zadie Smith has another hit with 'Swing Time'

Tue, 11/08/2016 - 06:06

Her new novel is about a friendship between two women.

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Stephenie Meyer brews a tasty thriller with 'The Chemist'

Mon, 11/07/2016 - 17:02

The author of 'Twilight' tries her hand at a new genre, with impressive results.

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Historical fiction: From 'Monticello' to Lincoln's assassin

Sun, 11/06/2016 - 07:02

Four new titles include Paulette Jiles' National Book Award-nominated Western.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 11/06/2016 - 05:03

Look for new thrillers from Stephenie Meyer and Lee Child.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 11/05/2016 - 04:00

Spend your weekend reading 'Faithful' by Alice Hoffman.

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For The Beatles, 1966 sparked a revolution

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 17:03

Pre-'Pepper,' it was the year when we would all discover that the band had changed.

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Grisham is king of USA TODAY's list - again

Thu, 11/03/2016 - 16:54

'The Whistler' lands at No. 1; Garten, Bourdain have best-selling cookbooks.

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Alice Hoffman's new novel will reward 'Faithful' fans

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 15:25

A guilt-ridden teenager struggles to cope after a car accident.

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Zayn Malik talks about his eating disorder

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 11:09

Zayn Malik says he suffered from an eating disorder while in One Direction. In his new autobiography, the 23-year-old began limiting his food intake while in the band because he felt it was the "one thing in his life he could control."

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Tippi Hedren says Hitchcock sexually assaulted her

Tue, 11/01/2016 - 08:52

In 'Tippi,' the actress writes that Alfred Hitchcock was obsessed with her.

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'Best American' collections speak volumes

Sun, 10/30/2016 - 06:02

We sample '2016' short stories, essays, travel writing and comics.

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