Book Review

Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales

Edited by Kelly Link and Gavin J. Grant

Ghosts, ghouls, and teenagers share center stage in this creepy-fun story collection.

Beyond The Book

Can't monsters, poltergeists, and bloodthirsty clowns be enough?

    Beyond The Book

    Readers still hunger for the human touch.

      Book Review

      A cultural icon’s unauthorized biography lacks the zip its subject possesses in abundance.

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      Reunion

      By Hannah Pittard

      Thematically derived from a John Cheever short story, in Reunion, a woman learns that her estranged father has committed suicide and returns to her hometown to make sense of what's left in his wake.

      Author Q&A

      The Americans wanted to throw him a parade. The French wanted to hang him. Welcome to the world of the Marquis de Lafayette, hero of the American Revolution and lightning-rod pariah in his homeland. In her insightful new biographical portrait, Laura Auricchio gives us a panoramic view of a man who could be both a young hothead and a far-ranging thinker.

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      Daring: My Passages

      Gail Sheehy

      One of the best-known New Journalists reflects again on her life’s journey, with mixed results.

      Beyond The Book

      Whether your little ghoul is still in diapers or too cool to trick-or-treat with Mom and Dad anymore, there’s a terrific new Halloween title out there for her! Here are five to try.

      Book Review

      A comprehensive, compelling look at how the Brits settled the New World.

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      There are no stupid questions. Oh, wait. Yes, there are. But this book makes answering them a whole lot of fun.