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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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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 10/30/2016 - 04:02

Look for new books from Bob Dylan, Tippi Hedren, Michael Connelly and Tommy Hilfiger.

        
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This would-be spy was no James Bond

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 12:00

A misfit in the U.S. government tried to sell military secrets to Libya.

        
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A secret is at the heart of 'The Mothers'

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 12:00

Brit Bennett's wise debut novel is set in a black community in California.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 10/29/2016 - 08:32

Spend your weekend reading 'Truevine' by Beth Macy.

        
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What's behind Robert Langdon's enduring appeal?

Fri, 10/28/2016 - 05:43

Dan Brown's modern multimedia hero is in action again in 'Inferno'

        
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Michael Connelly's new thriller takes Harry Bosch back to Vietnam

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 19:41

Connelly's riveting new thriller, "The Wrong Side of Goodbye," hinges on detective's past.

        
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From 'Fixer Upper' to a USA TODAY best seller

Thu, 10/27/2016 - 16:33

Chip and Joanna Gaines land high on our best-seller list with 'Magnolia Story.'

        
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Live chat with best-selling author Jodi Picoult

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 12:32

Missed the live chat with Jodi Picoult? See the recording here.

        
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Booker Prize goes to U.S. author for first time

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 06:10

Paul Beatty has won the Man Booker Prize for fiction with "The Sellout," a stinging satire of race and class in the United States. (Oct. 26)

        
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American wins Man Booker Prize for Fiction

Wed, 10/26/2016 - 06:00

Winner of the prestigious literary award is an American author

        
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Grisham shows strengths, flaws In 'The Whistler'

Tue, 10/25/2016 - 10:32

A corrupt judge and a Native American casino are central to the plot this time.

        
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New book captures 'Heart' of Pat Conroy's writing

Mon, 10/24/2016 - 16:42

The popular writer, who died earlier this year, leaves behind a new collection.

        
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Ship that saved 7 in 'Perfect Storm' to be sunk off N.J.

Mon, 10/24/2016 - 12:55

The Tamaroa overcame gale-force winds, 40-foot waves in 1993, a rescue effort immortalized in the book and film 'The Perfect Storm.'

        
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Books: New and noteworthy

Sun, 10/23/2016 - 04:03

Look for new books from John Grisham, Pat Conroy and Dana Perino.

        
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Weekend picks for book lovers

Sat, 10/22/2016 - 04:03

Spend your weekend reading 'The Wangs vs. the World.'

        
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Patterson takes on sordid Jeffrey Epstein case in 'Filthy Rich'

Thu, 10/20/2016 - 16:28

Non-fiction book by popular novelist looks at a sordid true tale.

        
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