Tag: books

How the Naughty ’90s Set the Stage for Today’s Tragicomedy

You couldn’t have 2020s America—and the half-witted half-decade of Trump that preceded…

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How the Trump Administration Sacrificed Slaughterhouse Workers for Meat Monopolies

They were eventually offered a choice of countries in which to settle,…

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A bookstore bucket list for travelling literary aficionados

In Tokyo, I sift through fashion magazines. In Sydney, I scour the…

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Another Hunger Games Book—and a Movie—Are Coming

Suzanne Collins has cooked up another book in her bestselling Hunger Games…

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Frank Miller Tells His Darkest Story: When Death Came to Collect Him

So Silenn was not only documenting your life, but saving it. She…

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Five literary highlights in Edinburgh

A UNESCO City of Literature, Scotland’s capital is a boon for bookworms,…

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The Trials and Tribulations of the Boymom

Until a few months ago, the parenting influencer Avery Woods, who has…

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First German writer wins International Booker Prize

Jenny Erpenbeck has become the first German writer to win the International…

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You Wouldn’t Like Paul Scheer When He’s Angry—He Didn’t Either

Paul Scheer is primarily known for making people laugh, having spent more…

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How ‘Bridgerton’ Season 3 Brought That Climactic Carriage Scene to Life

The scene is also propelled by something of a surprising needle drop.…

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14 Books We Can’t Stop Thinking About This Month

When I was a kid, I kept a book called No More…

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