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Female pilot writes riveting memoir, Angelina Jolie may play her

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 16:01

'Shoot Like a Girl' is the story of helicopter pilot who served in Afghanistan.

       
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 03/11/2017 - 06:00

Spend your weekend reading 'The Price of Illusion' by Joan Juliet Buck.

        
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'Bridges of Madison County' author Robert James Waller dies at 77

Fri, 03/10/2017 - 14:19

Robert James Waller be remembered for his romance about a photographer and a war bride.

        
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New 'Game Change' book, HBO series will cover 2016 election

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 17:43

Mark Halperin and John Heilemann will report on Donald Trump's win over Hillary Clinton.

       
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Dan Rather parlays Trump essays into deal for new book, 'What Unites Us'

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 11:32

Former CBS anchor will write a book of essays about his idea of patriotism, due Nov. 7.

        
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Bush daughters Jenna and Barbara writing a memoir

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 08:08

'Sisters First' will be published in October and tell their life story.

        
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Cheese is so addictive, one doctor calls it 'dairy crack'

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 07:31

Dr. Neal Barnard's new anti-dairy book, 'The Cheese Trap,' recommends a more vegan diet.

        
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Louisa Clark of 'Me Before You' to return in new Jojo Moyes' novel

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 05:02

The young British woman hits American shores in Book 3.

       
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George W. Bush, artist, has best seller with 'Portraits of Courage'

Wed, 03/08/2017 - 12:12

Former president's book of paintings of veterans lands high on USA TODAY's list.

        
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Spy George Smiley returns from the cold after 25 years

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 15:22

John le Carré's new novel is 'A Legacy of Spies.'

        
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How Liberia made history and elected a 'Madame President'

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 12:55

A new biography of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf documents an incredible journey.

       
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Hitler's bad trip: Was Nazi Germany amped up on drugs?

Tue, 03/07/2017 - 07:04

Book argues that widespread use of methamphetamine occurred in Germany during war.

        
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Glory days at Vogue, and then a humiliating fall

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 14:57

Joan Juliet Buck's 'Price of Illusion' recalls famous friends and glam editing days.

       
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Joan Didion opens '70s notebooks, offers revealing peek into her psyche

Mon, 03/06/2017 - 13:57

The acclaimed author's latest book is drafts of two essays from decades ago.

       
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Churchill's 'Ungentlemanly,' but deadly, war against the Nazis

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 08:00

Giles Milton's history goes inside Britain's clandestine warfare during World War II.

       
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 03/05/2017 - 06:02

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

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 03/04/2017 - 13:06

Spend your weekend reading 'All Our Wrong Todays.'

        
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New paperbacks: L.A. Reid, Harlan Coben, Helen Simonson

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 16:51

'Everybody's Fool' and 'The Summer Before the War' released in paperback.

       
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Tina Brown's 'Vanity Fair' diaries to be published

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 14:13

She brought major buzz to the magazine during her editing tenure.

        
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Read an excerpt as Thrawn returns to 'Star Wars' book universe

Thu, 03/02/2017 - 06:04

The Grand Admiral of the Empire has ties to one of the most iconic figures of them all.

        
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