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September 22, 2014

Joyce Carol Oates On Teaching Writing To Prisoners

Prison
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Why Gay Characters Matter

Gay Teenager Reading
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These Words From Banned Books Will Reaffirm Your Faith In Humanity (IMAGES)

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Huffington Post/500px

Young Adult Novels You Won't Want To Miss This Fall

Give You The Sun
Dial

David Mitchell On The Challenges Of Writing An 'Episodic, Polyphonic Head-Mangler'

David Mitchell Author
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What Are People Reading On Their Commutes?

Subway Books
Reinier Gerritsen

Why Writing Is Rewriting, And Rewriting Is Writing

Writing Fiction
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9 Photos Of Typography Found In Unexpected Places

Typography Book
Piotr Gajewski Grzegorz Samson

Bad Advice For Writers

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Amazon Fixes The Biggest Problem With Kindle

Kindle Voyage
Amazon

Getting Lost And Found With Cheryl Strayed's 'Wild'

Wild
Knopf Doubleday

2014 National Book Award Nominees Announced

Nonfiction
nonfiction

5 Books That Celebrate Scotland

Scottish Books
Penguin

6 Bizarre Fairy Tales That DON'T End In 'Happily Ever After'

Fairy Tales
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7 Lost Photos Found In Used Books

Strand Books
Strand Books

Why Is Great Art Often Linked To Violence?

Bantam Classics
Bantam Classics

The Book We're Talking About

Thechildrenact
Talese/Doubleday

Cartoonist Awarded MacArthur 'Genius' Fellowship

Alison Bechdel
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  • THE CHILDREN ACT by Ian McEwan
    THE CHILDREN ACT

    by Ian McEwan

    Published on September 9th, 2014

    DE POTTER’S GRAND TOUR by Joanna Scott
    DE POTTER’S GRAND TOUR

    by Joanna Scott

    Published on September 2nd, 2014

    10:04 by Ben Lerner
    10:04

    by Ben Lerner

    Published on September 2nd, 2014

    THE SOUTHERN REACH TRILOGY by Jeff VanderMeer
    THE SOUTHERN REACH TRILOGY

    by Jeff VanderMeer

    Published on September 2nd, 2014

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'Writing Is How I Leave My Family And How I Take Them With Me'

Daisy Hernandez
Beacon Press

How Writers Can Blog Like Pros

Woman Laptop
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7 Beautiful Words With No Direct English Translation (IMAGES)

Translation Books
Ten Speed Press

The Most Highlighted Kindle Passages From Classic Literature

The Great Gatsby
Scribner

This Genre Is A Mashup Of All Other Genres

Steampunk Writer
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Why Do We Call Good Food 'Orgasmic'?

Eat Strawberry
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The Reading List Classic You Should Have On Your Shelf

A Separate Peace
A Separate Peace

Now We Know If Scrabble Champs Are Smarter Than Crossword Mavens

Best New Books Out This Week

Stonemattress
Doubleday/Talese

The Stories Behind The Clothes We Wear (NEW BOOK)

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By Emily Gould

Why Are Fairy Tales Universally Appealing?

The Sleeping Beauty
The Sleeping Beauty

A Step-By-Step Proof That Happiness Depends Partly On Grammar

Notebook
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