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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.

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Q&A: To the End of the World and Back with Steve Hely

The writer (and all around funny guy) talks about his newest book, his big adventure, and why he won’t tell you where he ate along the way.

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My Marrakech: Djemaa el-Fnaa

In an excerpt from the essay collection City Squares (edited by Catie Marron), a world-renowned architect recounts 24 hours in Djemaa...

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Required Reading: Summer's Top Books

What to put on your reading list this season.