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Imagine

How Far Will You Go to Save the People You Love the Most?

Adam Haslett talks to the Amazon Book Review about Imagine Me Gone, a sad but honest tale of a family ravaged by mental illness but still, miraculously, a family.

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The Atomic Weight of Love-Amazon Book Review

Amazon's Best Books of May: Today's Releases

Releasing today is an impressive list of novels, some new, some from names you know. If our Best of the Month lists had subtitles, this one would be Love, War and Cryogenics...

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Rich and Pretty-Amazon Book Review

Weekend Reading

In this edition of Weekend Reading, a daughter uncovers shocking truths about her father, a Hemingway classic is deconstructed, and we learn that the country most fanatical about running is...(I won't ruin the surprise)...

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And the winner is

And the Winner of the Shakespeare Character Duel Is...

Last week sixteen brave, tough, and sometimes insane Shakespeare characters faced off against each other to determine who would be the ultimate champion. Some battles were lopsided, such as the duel between Richard III and Aaron, in which the killer...

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Kate and Hamlet duel

Final Shakespeare Character Duel - Hamlet vs. Kate!

The final duel pits Hamlet against Kate in a battle not to be missed! Vote to determine who will win - the mad prince of Denmark or the fiery shrew of Padua. UPDATE: The winner for the Shakespeare Character duel...

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The final four

Shakespeare Character Duel - The Final Four

Our Shakespearean characters battled hard during round two, delivering closely fought duels in which most winners vanquished their opponents by only a few points. At the end of the day, each bracket--the Bracket of Death, the Bracket of Magic, the...

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Bracket2

Shakespeare Character Duel - Round 2!

See which Shakespeare characters progressed to round 2, learn about their battles, and vote for who you think would win when these characters go head-to-head.

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Modern Lovers-Amazon Book Review

Weekend Reading

In this edition of Weekend Reading, delightfully dysfunctional Brooklynites, tech trends, and a novel that reminds us that even on Martha's Vineyard, bad things can happen. Erin Kodicek: I am going to check out Modern Lovers by Emma Straub, a...

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Bloody Pen

Shakespeare Character Duel - Round One Begins!

It's another book duel! Shakespeare characters go head-to-head on the 400th anniversary of the Bard's death, and you choose the winners.

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Maestra

How Far Would You Go?

L.S. Hilton's Maestra is the book to read when you want to escape into a new clever, sexy, psychological thriller. And a story that includes financial double-dealing, murder, and a sex club or two requires some very interesting research....

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