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Deadly curiosity: Serial killer reads we can't put down

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 23:01
Check out these killer reads
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Men behind Lincoln made the legend we know today

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 21:03
John Hay, John Nicolay can claim much of the credit for the popular image of Abe Lincoln.
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ArtsBeat: J. K. Rowling Publishes First Part of ‘History of the Quidditch World Cup’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 14:23
The author of the “Harry Potter” series posted the first part of a history of the imaginary game to her fan site, pottermore.com.
    





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Editors’ Choice

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:26
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
    





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Paperback Row

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:23
Paperback books of particular interest.
    





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The Shortlist: Terry Golway’s ‘Machine Made,’ and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:08
New books by Terry Golway, Edward P. Kohn, Joseph Tirella and Kevin Cook.
    





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Inside the List

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:08
The great independent publisher New Directions, around since 1936, had its first New York Times best seller last month, when Takashi Hiraide’s novel “The Guest Cat” briefly surfaced on the trade paperback list.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘Changers,’ by T Cooper and Allison Glock-Cooper

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:07
In this young adult novel, a freshman wakes up on the first day of high school to discover he’s changed sex.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘The Beatles,’ by Mick Manning and Brita Granstrom

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:06
A picture book about one of the original boy bands, those cheeky lads from Liverpool.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘Operation Bunny,’ by Sally Gardner

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:06
Sally Gardner’s beleaguered heroine inherits an abandoned shop, discovering a magical world she never knew existed.
    





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Children’s Books: ‘In New York,’ by Marc Brown, and More

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:06
Four picture books celebrate the city and its signature sights, sounds and buildings.
    





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Tessa Hadley’s ‘Clever Girl’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 10:05
Tessa Hadley’s episodic novel follows its heroine from childhood in 1960s Britain to the murky waters of middle age.
    





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Dalton Conley’s ‘Parentology’

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 09:55
Emboldened by cutting-edge research, a sociologist and father of two explains a series of unorthodox parenting decisions.
    





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‘The Black-Eyed Blonde,’ by Benjamin Black

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 09:55
The Irish mystery writer Benjamin Black, a.k.a. John Banville, finds a new adventure for Philip Marlowe.
    





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‘The Wherewithal,’ by Philip Schultz

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 09:54
Philip Schultz’s novel revisits a 1941 massacre in German-occupied Poland.
    





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‘On Leave,’ by Daniel Anselme

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 09:54
Daniel Anselme’s 1957 novel of France’s Algerian war.
    





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ArtsBeat: Avid Reader Leaves Library $6 Million in Her Will

New York Times Book Reviews - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 08:57
A patron of the New York Public Library, who died last summer, set aside $6 million for the library in her will, the library announced on Wednesday.
    





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Does erotic romance complete you? Get new releases here

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 07:42
Check out newer erotic romances, such as Complete Me by Catherine Peace and Double-Team Her by Titania Ladley.
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Publishing industry influenced Pavone's 'The Accident'

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 07:04
Chris Pavone discusses the publishing industry and 'The Accident'
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Kwame Anthony Appiah finds unity in cosmopolitan outlook

USAToday Books - Fri, 03/14/2014 - 02:31
Kwame Anthony Appiah believes those with a cosmopolitan outlook can bring people together.
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