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October 20, 2014

That Time Keats And Wordsworth Were At The Coolest Dinner Party Ever

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The Challenge Of Writing The Non-Western Past

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She Writes Press

40 Contemporary African Artists Take On Dante's 'Divine Comedy'

Wangechi

Why We Need Nonprofit Publishers

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'Twin Peaks' Book To Update Fans On Characters' Lives Prior To Show's Return

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A Perfumer On Scent And Attraction (NEW BOOK)

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By Mandy Aftel

Why You Should Never Judge A Book By Its Cover

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Little, Brown

Georges Perec's Formula For Bookshelf Organization

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The Book We're Talking About

Lila
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

6 Essential British Murder Mysteries

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7 Reasons Fantasy Is Better When Funny

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How Oscar Wilde Invented Celebrity Culture In America

Oscar Wilde
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The Dictionary's Most Wonderful Forgotten Words From A To Z

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'Myth-Busting' Museum Show Pays Tribute To Good Ol' Sherlock Holmes

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ASSOCIATED PRESS

9 Books With Twist Endings That Will Shock You

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Little, Brown

National Book Award Finalists Announced

National Book Awards
Knopf

The Fictional Character Who Stoked Real Anti-China Hatred

Fu Manchu
Thames & Hudson

Maureen Corrigan On Why 'The Great Gatsby' Endures

Gatsby
Scribner

How To Get Your Work Noticed By Literary Journals

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  • LILA by Marilynne Robinson
    LILA

    by Marilynne Robinson

    Published on October 7th, 2014

    ON IMMUNITY: AN INOCULATION by Eula Biss
    ON IMMUNITY: AN INOCULATION

    by Eula Biss

    Published on September 30th, 2014

    THE BETRAYERS by David Bezmozgis
    THE BETRAYERS

    by David Bezmozgis

    Published on September 23rd, 2014

    NEVERHOME by Laird Hunt
    NEVERHOME

    by Laird Hunt

    Published on September 9th, 2014

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Man Booker Prize 2014 Awarded To Australian Author

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Poet Dies

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Writers And Their Pets (PHOTOS)

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13 Ultra-Creepy Books To Avoid Before Bedtime

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Are Ebooks Good Or Bad For Learning?

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Why Jane Austen Should Be Your Feminist Role Model

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Good News For John Green Fans

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7 Books That Will Get Young Boys Reading

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How The First Novel By An African American Writer Was Nearly Forgotten

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The Strange History Of Zombie Movies (NEW BOOK)

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When Humanity And Nature Collide

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by Diane Cook

Linguist Explains Why Pop Songs Are So Catchy

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4 Uncanny Events From America's Past That Will Make You Shiver

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Lena Dunham Wants To Turn Beloved YA Book Into A Movie

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The Longest English Words To Ever Appear In Literature

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Karen Russell Wants You To Read This Inventive New Book

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