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How a visionary scientist changed — for better or worse — the modern world.

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Secondhand Souls

By Christopher Moore

The author dishes up another helping of slapstick supernatural craziness.

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A Master Plan for Rescue

By Janis Cooke Newman

A dazzling portrait of a world — and hearts — on the brink.

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A former leader of the U.S. electric industry proposes powering the homes of more than 1 billion people with solar.

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The Murderer’s Daughter

By Jonathan Kellerman

This taut new thriller features a memorable, series-worthy heroine.

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An occasional series in which authors speak for themselves

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The characteristically observant traveler pokes holes in the myth of Dixie.

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An eye-opening account of a little-known (yet horrifying) episode in American history.