The Love Affairs of Nathaniel P.

Nathaniel Piven is a bright young man ruling the Brooklyn literary scene, as well as the hearts of its smitten women.  Yet he constantly struggles with romantic indecision in Adelle Waldman's sharp, modernized comedy of manners.

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.

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