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The Last (?) Dr. Seuss

After months of waiting and speculation readers have been weighing in on Harper Lee's "Go Set a Watchman" and now we've finally cracked another much-discussed manuscript curiosity, Dr. Seuss' "What Pet Should I Get?"...

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Circling the Sun

Paula McLain on the Much Anticipated Follow-Up to "The Paris Wife"

Circling the Sun is the story of Beryl Markham, one of the first female aviators and a compelling character long before she had wings...

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Get Behind the Mule: New Adventures on the Oregon Trail

Well into middle-age, Rinker Buck found himself divorced, at the edge of bankruptcy, and growing blunt through the twin demons of ennui and alcohol. This was not a state he was accustomed to; instilled by his father with a sense...

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YA Wednesday: The Best Books of July

This month we chose four very different novels for our best young adult books list including high society crossed with ancient legend, the treachery of love, a new sci-fi thriller series, and a strange and unique sequel...

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Meatless in Seattle: America's Test Kitchen's Jack Bishop

In a crowded field, "The Complete Vegetarian Cookbook" is a standout (it's our #1 cookbook of 2015 so far) and talking to author Jack Bishop gave me a whole new outlook on dinners sans meat. Here is some of what I learned about vegetarian cooking, America's Test Kitchen, and tofu's bad rap...

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The Hand That Feeds You

Sara Says: The Thinking Woman’s Summer Thriller

Ask most writers where their inspiration comes from, and they often don’t really know. Maybe an idea came in a dream, maybe it was something...

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Best Kids' Books of July, Part One

This month we chose the top four books coming out in each age group. Of course there are also some high runners-up, but these are our favorites...

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The Next Next Level

A Story of Rap, Friendship, and Almost Giving Up

One of the great joys of sifting through piles and piles of books every month is that sometimes you find a little gem...

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Best Books of the Month in Nonfiction

Poor Nonfiction. Unlike the glamor categories, Nonfiction is defined by what it is not. It's Non-Mystery, Non-Romance, Non-Literature. You might as well call it Non-Fun. (At least it's not called Unfiction.) But don't despair for Nonfiction. As part of our...

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The Hand That Feeds You

Amazon's Best Books of July: Part Two

We hope we whet your appetite on Wednesday with part one of July’s Best Books of the Month. Part two includes the latest action-packed, page-turner by...

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