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A Reading Life

The Heathen School

How a New England school embodied a young nation's missionary zeal.

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Rock & Roll &

They Bet Your Life

Reading tales from inside the hedge fund casino.

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Crime and Punishment

The Spinning Heart

A dark comedy of modern Ireland bears rings of ancient greed, betrayal, and murder.

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The Speculator

Black Moon

A bleary-eyed apocalypse in which zombies are replaced by the restlessly wakeful.

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Crime and Punishment

The Deepest Secret

A family whose lives are choreographed by the demands of an illness find their dance interrupted.

 

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A Reading Life

The Cairo Affair

As the Arab Spring catches fire, a murdered diplomat's widow looks for answers amid the chaos.

 

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Library Without Walls

The Philip Trent Mysteries

Why three lost tales of an amateur sleuth are among the best detective stories ever written.

 

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Crime and Punishment

The Black-Eyed Blonde

The Irish novelist brings Raymond Chandler's cynical paladin back for an encore.

 

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A Reading Life

The Broken Road

The long-awaited final volume of an epic memoir of pedestrian travel.

 

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Reading in Common

Boy, Snow, Bird

Ancient stories entwine with twenty-first-century themes in Helen Oyeyemi's fiction.

 

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Reading Romance

SF (Not) Seeking M

These women are looking for anything but love.

 

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Crime and Punishment

Carthage

A young woman's disappearance may have roots in an atrocity of the Iraq War.

 

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A Reading Life

Free Falling, As If in a Dream

The culmination of a trilogy spins a complex fictional intrigue around one of history's great unsolved crimes.

 

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Reading in Common

Eugénie Grandet

Balzac's incisive story of wealth, desire, and fraud has never been more timely.

 

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The Speculator

Definitely Maybe

A classic of Russian science fiction resurfaces.

 

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