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This trip through Balkan culture — past and present — leaves readers with a sense of wonder.

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The famed editor throws major shade at those who've crossed her.

Book Review

Grant

By Ron Chernow

An exceptional biography that revises long-held assumptions about the famed general’s life.

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The story of Bali Ha’i, Captain Bligh, and Botany Bay.

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Echo After Echo

By Amy Rose Capetta

Romance and backstage intrigue share the spotlight in this theatrical tale.

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The author’s second memoir searches the imagination with aesthetic, intellectual, and emotional force.

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Bonfire: A Novel

By Krysten Ritter

A 21st-century corporate scandal meets a small-town cover-up in this somewhat flawed debut.

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100 Amazing Facts about the Negro

By Henry Louis Gates Jr.

An easy-to-read essay collection that’s far more than a trivia compendium.