Book Review

The Possessions: A Novel

By Sara Flannery Murphy

This modern-day mystery combines sci-fi sensibilities with a hint of ancient Greek influence.

Author Q&A

The American expat talks about the writing process, the challenge of crafting strong characters, and her life in Greece.

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    Dust Bowl Girls: The Inspiring Story of the Team That Barnstormed Its Way to Basketball Glory

    By Lydia Reeder

    A heartening story of how sports elevated a group of young women during a trying time in America.

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    The Fifth Letter: A Novel

    By Nicola Moriarty

    An intriguing premise isn’t enough to carry this uneven story of friendship gone wrong.

    Poetry Review

    A monthly feature that looks at books of and about poetry.

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    Looking for a deep dive into all things Teutonic? Keep looking.

    Author Q&A

    In his new book, Unwarranted, a law professor makes the case for "democratic policing."

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    Mr Iyer Goes to War

    By Ryan Lobo

    This splendid novel set in modern-day India tips its hat to a tilting-at-windmills classic.


    The Deaf Poets Society

    By Vanessa Mallory Kotz

    Enjoy a reading and exhibition opening at the Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD, on Feb. 26th.

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    The Fortunate Ones: A Novel

    By Ellen Umansky

    A riveting exploration of love and loss in a quest to find a missing work of art.