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Editors’ Choice

Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:48
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
    





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Paperback Row

Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:48
Paperback books of particular interest.
    





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Open Book: The All-Inclusive List of Lists

Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:47
The blog Largehearted Boy aggregates all variety of year-end books coverage.
    





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The Shortlist: ‘Duppy Conqueror,’ by Kwame Dawes, and More

Fri, 12/27/2013 - 10:47
New books by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge, Kwame Dawes, Stephen Burt and Averill Curdy.
    





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Russell Shorto’s ‘Amsterdam’

Thu, 12/26/2013 - 17:48
Russell Shorto offers a history of Amsterdam and the culture it created.
    





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‘The Trip to Echo Spring,’ by Olivia Laing

Thu, 12/26/2013 - 17:31
In “The Trip to Echo Spring,” Olivia Laing chronicles the alcoholism of six writers: John Cheever, Tennessee Williams, John Berryman, Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald and Raymond Carver.
    





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Sebastian Faulks: By the Book

Thu, 12/26/2013 - 12:21
The author, most recently, of “A Possible Life” and “Jeeves and the Wedding Bells” says literary novels tend to make bad movies: “One form is all inward; the other is two-dimensional.”
    





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Letters: The Art of Taxidermy and More

Thu, 12/26/2013 - 11:09
Readers respond to recent reviews of Alexis Turner’s “Taxidermy,” Ivan Klima’s “My Crazy Century” and more.
    
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ArtsBeat: The Read Around: Video of Lila Abu-Lughod

Tue, 12/24/2013 - 11:48
Ms. Abu-Lughod discusses her latest book, “Do Muslim Women Need Saving?”
    
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Bookends: What Are We Meant to Get Out of Movies Based on Short Stories and Novels?

Tue, 12/24/2013 - 11:04
Daniel Mendelsohn and Zoë Heller discuss the year’s literary film adaptations and our expectations of movies based on books.
    





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