• FICTION

    THE SYMPATHIZER

    APRIL 7, 2015

FICTION

THE SYMPATHIZER

by Viet Thanh Nguyen

Both chilling and funny, and a worthy addition to the library of first-rate novels about the Vietnam War. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    AGNES MARTIN

    JUNE 16, 2015

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

AGNES MARTIN

by Nancy Princenthal

The author’s deep research and personal correspondence with the artist will be enlightening to fans of Martin and will... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE GAY REVOLUTION

    SEPT. 8, 2015

HISTORY

THE GAY REVOLUTION

by Lillian Faderman

In this superbly researched book, acclaimed LGBT scholar Faderman (My Mother’s Wars, 2013, etc.) examines the roots of the... 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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  • NONFICTION

    BLACK FLAGS

    SEPT. 29, 2015

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

BLACK FLAGS

by Joby Warrick

Warrick stops short of offering policy solutions, but he provides a valuable, readable introduction to a pressing... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    IN THE COUNTRY

    JUNE 16, 2015

FICTION

IN THE COUNTRY

by Mia Alvar

A triumphant, singular collection deserving of every accolade it will likely receive. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    CUSTER'S TRIALS

    OCT. 27, 2015

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

CUSTER'S TRIALS

by T.J. Stiles

Stiles digs deep to deliver genuine insight into a man who never adapted to modernity. The author confirms, but perhaps... Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE COMPLETE STORIES

    AUG. 4, 2015

FICTION

THE COMPLETE STORIES

by Clarice Lispector ; translated by Katrina Dodson ; edited by Benjamin Moser

Essential and sure to turn up soon on reading lists in courses in women’s studies and Jewish diaspora literature as well as... Full review >

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