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A Sense of Place: Novelist Alexander Maksik’s Pacific Northwest

The author of this month’s much-anticipated Shelter in Place opens up about a grunge-fueled young adulthood, a once-in-a-life time...

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Worth Getting Out of Bed For: Ivan Goncharov’s Oblomov

With a storied literary career behind him, the former editor in chief of The New Yorker and Knopf—and author of the new memoir...

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The Best New Cookbooks for Fall

15 releases to add to your collection this season.

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The Best Beach Reads of 2016

Summer's must-read books, as determined by their portability and substance; plus, a few more that we just can't put down. 

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Girls, Girls, Girls: The Buzziest Word in Book Titles

The one word publishers can’t get enough of.

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Jay McInerney Won’t Move to Brooklyn

The novelist isn’t giving up on Manhattan, even if it’s giving up on people like him.

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Hold the Coffee: The Best New Photography Books

Four new photo books for the living room table. Coasters required.

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Reading, Writing, and Hunter S. Thompson

According to Terry McDonell, legendary magazine editor and author of a new memoir.

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Good on Paper: The Triumph of Printed Books in the Age of E-Readers

E-readers were supposed to make the bookshelf and its popping contents obsolete. So why are new brick-and-mortar stores up, and physical books...

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Go Wild: New Books Take Readers into the Woods 

Three summer reads grant three different, equally stunning perspectives into the natural world.