• NONFICTION

    TRACE

    NOV. 10, 2015

HISTORY

TRACE

by Lauret Savoy

Springing from the literal Earth to metaphor, Savoy demonstrates the power of narrative to erase as easily as it reveals,... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE HORSE

    OCT. 27, 2015

NONFICTION

THE HORSE

by Wendy Williams

Anyone with a love of horses will treasure this book, which provides scholarly yet accessible insight into a beautifully... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    HOTELS OF NORTH AMERICA

    NOV. 10, 2015

FICTION

HOTELS OF NORTH AMERICA

by Rick Moody

Lively and lightly written. Not the strongest of Moody’s books but of a piece with them, offering a sardonic but... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE UNPROFESSIONALS

    NOV. 17, 2015

FICTION

THE UNPROFESSIONALS

edited by Lorin Stein

The collection may give a sense of contemporary U.S. writing, but the marked unevenness is surprising given the magazine’s... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    TWO HOURS

    OCT. 27, 2015

NONFICTION

TWO HOURS

by Ed Caesar

Caesar’s winning prose will keep even armchair readers turning pages, perhaps tuning in to watch the next marathon. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THUNDER & LIGHTNING

    OCT. 27, 2015

NONFICTION

THUNDER & LIGHTNING

by Lauren Redniss illustrated by Lauren Redniss

A highly atmospheric, entertainingly earnest, and intimate engrossment with the world’s most popular topic of conversation. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE CLASP

    OCT. 6, 2015

FICTION

THE CLASP

by Sloane Crosley

This novel about a chain of interlinked friends on the brink of their 30s has a few overly manufactured plot elements but... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    FURIOUSLY HAPPY

    SEPT. 22, 2015

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

FURIOUSLY HAPPY

by Jenny Lawson

Kudos to Lawson for being a flagrant and witty spokesperson for this dark subject matter. Full review >

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