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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 03/25/2017 - 05:01

Spend your weekend reading 'Madame President' by Helene Cooper.

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Abduction mystery 'Lisa Bellow' explores teen trauma

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 15:19

In 'The Fall of Lisa Bellow,' two girls are held hostage by a gunman.

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Book Buzz: 'The Shack' is solid on USA TODAY's best-sellers list

Wed, 03/22/2017 - 11:11

The faith-based best seller continues its reign at No. 1

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Misty Copeland's best advice for achieving a 'Ballerina Body'

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:21

The dancer shares her tips for getting in shape and eating well in her new book.

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'Inspector Morse' creator Colin Dexter dies at 86

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 10:10

Writer's curmudgeonly detective was the subject of a long-running TV mystery series.

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Lisa See brews a touching tale of loss, hope in 'Tea Girl'

Tue, 03/21/2017 - 07:04

'The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane' is about how tea changes a young Chinese woman's life.

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40 years after his death, Elvis bio sings a sad song about fame

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 13:02

Ray Connolly's biography focuses on the limiting life of rock 'n' roll's first superstar.

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New book: Can Adam and Eve save your marriage?

Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:04

Author Bruce Feiler looks at the Bible's first couple and how they remain relevant.

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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 03/19/2017 - 05:03

Look for new books by Misty Copeland, Katey Sagal and Debbie Macomber.

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Four thrilling new titles take teens on fantasy rides

Sat, 03/18/2017 - 07:02

A genre made popular by 'Twilight' and 'The Hunger Games' is as strong as ever.

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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 03/18/2017 - 05:04

Spend your weekend reading 'Shoot Like a Girl' by Major Mary Jennings Hegar.

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Nobel laureate Derek Walcott, Caribbean poet, dies at 87

Fri, 03/17/2017 - 11:41

Derek Walcott was a native son of St. Lucia, won Nobel prize in 1992.

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Dog-loving chef's 'Everything Dogs Cookbook' is bone appetit

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 21:52

Beth Schofield's experiments with pal Quincy paved the way for the book's tasty treats.

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Ivana Trump to write memoir about raising her three kids with 'the Donald'

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 19:33

Ivana Trump, the first wife of the president, will write about raising Trump children.

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Watch Gillian Anderson and Jennifer Nadel's Facebook Live chat for 'We'

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 15:28

Missed the live chat with Anderson and Nadel? Revisit it here.

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A slave’s flight from our first president

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 10:32

'Never Caught' tells the story of Ona Judge, who escaped bondage from George Washington.

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'Orphan's Tale,' a Holocaust novel, is finding readers

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 10:01

Pam Jenoff's novel about a train full of abandoned babies is a USA TODAY best seller.

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'One-Eyed Man' is timely novel about reality TV and 'facts'

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 07:06

Ron Currie's truth-telling, Howard Beale-like hero is known simply as 'K.'

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Amy Krouse Rosenthal dies after writing 'dating profile' for husband

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 06:42

Best-selling author wrote about dying and how she hoped to find a new wife for husband.

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'Girl With the Dragon Tattoo' sequel is happening — but without Rooney Mara

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 21:49

'The Girl in the Spider's Web' will feature a new cast and filmmaker.

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