A Gentleman and a Thief: The Daring Jewel Heists of a Jazz Age Rogue

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A Gentleman and a Thief: The Daring Jewel Heists of a Jazz Age Rogue

By Dean Jobb

The rollicking tale of a Gatsby-esque rake who delighted in diamonds.

The Burning Land

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The Burning Land

By David O. Stewart

The Civil War comes vividly to life in this gripping tale.

Not Too Late

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Not Too Late

Edited by Rebecca Solnit and Thelma Young Lutunatabua

This ponderous collection contains a few hidden gems.

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The Cautious Traveller’s Guide to the Wastelands: A Novel

Excessive ambiguity derails this ambitious train tale.

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Woman of Interest: A Memoir

By Tracy O’Neill

Woman of Interest: A Memoir

A Korean adoptee is a detective on the case of her own origin story.

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Vicious and Immoral: Homosexuality, the American Revolution, and the Trials of Robert Newburgh

How an 18th-century buggery charge dovetailed with the fight for freedom.

The One That Got Away

It’s Only Rock ‘n’ Roll, but He Liked It

A 2022 biography splendidly captures the enigmatic Charlie Watts.

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Whale Fall: A Novel

By Elizabeth O’Connor

Whale Fall: A Novel

A restrained, beautiful story of an island nearly smothered by isolation.

Author Q&A

An Interview with Mindy Friddle

By Margaret Hutton

An Interview with Mindy Friddle

The novelist talks thrillers, small towns, and taphophilia.

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Warming Up: How Climate Change Is Changing Sport

Can athletics defeat global warming? Let’s cheer it on.

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Anne Boleyn & Elizabeth I

By Tracy Borman

Anne Boleyn & Elizabeth I

How the formidable pair brought reform to England.