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Required Reading: Childhood, Messy Childhood

Three authors capture their complicated familial pasts in captivating new memoirs.

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Distress Signals: Maile Meloy's Do Not Become Alarmed

Meloy’s new novel captures the thrills and dangers of ocean cruises.

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Spring 2017 Reading List

Ten stellar books to stack on your nightstand in the coming months.

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Inside the Rockefeller Family Gardens

In an excerpt from a new book, former House & Garden editor Dominique Browning details the journey behind photographs of the family...

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Review: Garth Risk Hallberg’s City on Fire

Could a 944-page debut novel about New York's long-lost grit be this year's The Goldfinch?

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The Original Jet-Setter: The World of Pan Am

A jumbo-sized design book explores why, long after the company's demise, its blue globe is still considered a pop culture icon.

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Book Review: Vogue Editor Joan Juliet Buck's The Price of Illusion

Buck had Oh What A Life! Or so it seemed.

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Reading George Saunders With the Stars

The audiobook of Saunders’s first novel brings together friends, family, and A-list actors.

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The Gods Within Us: Yuval Noah Harari's Homo Deus

The book predicts a future in which tech elevates humans to deities.

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Alexandra Wolfe’s Anthropology of Silicon Valley

The writer and author goes inside the tech world of coders, billionaires, and striking it rich.