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ArtsBeat: Fancy Nancy Lands a TV Deal With Disney

7 hours 54 min ago
Disney Junior will make an animated television movie and weekly show from the best-selling “Fancy Nancy” book series.






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ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘The Folded Clock’

11 hours 20 min ago
Heidi Julavits discusses “The Folded Clock”; Alexandra Alter has news from the literary world; Jeffrey Lieberman talks about “Shrinks”; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news.






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‘Washington’s Revolution,’ by Robert Middlekauff

12 hours 32 min ago
Despite a ragtag army, Washington plotted the way to victory.
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Kent Russell’s ‘I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son’

12 hours 33 min ago
Essays consider a range of American masculinities, especially at home.
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‘The Upstairs Wife,’ by Rafia Zakaria

12 hours 33 min ago
A personal look at the place of women in Pakistani culture.
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‘The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot,’ by Blaine Harden

12 hours 35 min ago
A pilot escapes North Korea in the Cold War’s early days.
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‘The Boatmaker,’ by John Benditt

12 hours 36 min ago
In this first novel, a loner is intent on a greater understanding of the civilized world, and his place in it.
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‘Richard John Neuhaus,’ by Randy Boyagoda

12 hours 36 min ago
A biography of the Rev. Richard John Neuhaus, an intellectual maverick of 20th-century Roman Catholicism.
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‘My Documents,’ by Alejandro Zambra

12 hours 37 min ago
Alejandro Zambra’s stories draw from the age of computers and the legacy of Pinochet.
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Thomas McGuane’s ‘Crow Fair’

12 hours 38 min ago
Thomas McGuane’s story collection, his first in nine years, returns to the untamed spaces of his native Montana.
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‘The Folded Clock,’ by Heidi Julavits

12 hours 38 min ago
Time loops and circles forward in the essays that make up Heidi Julavits’s diary.
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Inside the List

15 hours 42 min ago
Jill Alexander Essbaum, whose “Hausfrau” is No. 16 on the hardcover fiction list, once called the Bible “a voluptuous buffet of bawd!”
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The Shortlist: Kate Alcott’s ‘A Touch of Stardust,’ and More

17 hours 18 min ago
New books by Kate Alcott, Michael Callahan, Angelina Mirabella and Christopher Noxon.
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Open Book: Losing the Plot

19 hours 12 min ago
Heidi Julavits says she used to associate journal-keeping “with uncertainty — it was about wondering about my future and who I would be.”
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‘The Opposite of Spoiled,’ by Ron Lieber

March 26, 2015 - 9:35am
How to talk with children about money.






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Editors’ Choice

March 25, 2015 - 12:34pm
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.
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Paperback Row

March 25, 2015 - 12:18pm
Paperback books of particular interest.
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Letters: The Best Intentions

March 25, 2015 - 12:10pm
Readers respond to recent Bookends essays, a review of Barney Frank’s memoir and more.
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‘The Country of Ice Cream Star,’ by Sandra Newman

March 25, 2015 - 12:06pm
In the ruins of a future America, a devastating plague leaves few living to adulthood.
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‘Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be’ and ‘The End of College’

March 25, 2015 - 1:30am
How to stay sane about college admissions, and how to make education more accessible.
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