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A moving, fictionalized account of real-life horrors in Africa.

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In 17th-century London, a cursed diamond causes trouble for a wealthy merchant and his semi-estranged wife.

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Echoes of Valhalla: The Afterlife of the Eddas and Sagas

By Jon Karl Helgason; translated by Jane Appleton

A look at how Norse mythology is being re-imagined for the modern world.

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The past comes back to haunt a biracial man adopted into a prominent white family.

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How an expression — and a slick way of being — was born.

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An encyclopedic assessment of how the feds would weather the apocalypse.

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This winning "supernatural" thriller shouldn't be pigeonholed into that genre.

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Does this New York vampire novel have enough bite to deliver?