Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches that Would Have Rewritten History

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Undelivered: The Never-Heard Speeches that Would Have Rewritten History

By Jeff Nussbaum

An edifying, bloated chronicle of what might’ve been.

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A Look Ahead: 6/26/22

A peek at what’s on tap in the Independent this week.

    Ethel Rosenberg

    Book Review

    Ethel Rosenberg

    By Anne Sebba

    This riveting biography of the infamous “spy” makes a persuasive case for its subject’s innocence.

    Book Review

    Shoko’s Smile

    By Choi Eunyoung; translated by Sung Ryu

    Shoko’s Smile

    Melancholy permeates this spare, insightful collection from South Korea.

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    Our Week in Reviews: 6/25/22

    A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

    Book Review

    Before Central Park

    By Sara Cedar Miller

    Before Central Park

    Unpacking the origins of Manhattan’s seminal space.

    Book Review

    Jobs for Girls with Artistic Flair: A Novel

    A queer, awkward teen longs to become a tattooist in 1980s New York.

    Book Review

    Kalmann: An Icelandic Mystery

    By Joachim B. Schmidt; translated by Jamie Lee Searle

    Kalmann: An Icelandic Mystery

    Set in a remote fishing village, this whodunit has a surprising amount of heart.

    Podcast

    Authors on Audio: Candice Millard

    An occasional series in which writers speak for themselves.

    Book Review

    We Measure the Earth with Our Bodies: A Novel

    This multi-generational saga follows the travails of Tibetan exiles.

    Beyond The Book

    Bedtime Stories: June 2022

    What are book lovers reading before lights-out? We asked one of them, and here’s what she said.