Book Review

By Leo Braudy

A scholarly yet readable treatise on things that go bump in the night.

Book Review

A flawed, often superficial treatise on the origins of human language.

Book Review

An even-handed assessment of a modern-day scourge.

Book Review

A prominent legal scholar and social commentator attempts to interpret the blockbuster franchise

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By Ander Monson

A timely reminder of the role books play as artifacts with their own sense of history.

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Are Americans turning their backs on great literature? The author thinks so.

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David and Goliath

Malcolm Gladwell

The author of The Tipping Point looks at how an underdog's disadvantages and adversity may lend themselves to triumph.

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In the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings, two books on running celebrate storied athletes and the universality of the sport.