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    JULY 5, 2016

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    APRIL 5, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

ORSON WELLES, VOLUME 3

by Simon Callow

Welles rightly imagined that people would never stop writing about him after he died. Callow continues to set the standard... Full review >

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    IMBECILES

    MARCH 1, 2016

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IMBECILES

by Adam Cohen

A shocking tale about science and law gone horribly wrong, an almost forgotten case that deserves to be ranked with Dred... Full review >

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    THE GAMES

    JULY 26, 2016

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by David Goldblatt

Gracefully written and compellingly argued, this is one of the best books of the year and one of the best sports books ever... Full review >

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    SEPT. 20, 2016

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    JUNE 7, 2016

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MAGIC AND LOSS

by Virginia Heffernan

A thoroughly engrossing examination of the Internet’s past, present, and future. Full review >

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    GEORGE LUCAS

    DEC. 6, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

GEORGE LUCAS

by Brian Jay Jones

Masterful and engaging: just what Lucas’ fans and buffs, who love the nitty-gritty of filmmaking, have been waiting for. Full review >

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    KILL 'EM AND LEAVE

    APRIL 5, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

KILL 'EM AND LEAVE

by James McBride

An unconventional and fascinating portrait of Soul Brother No. 1 and the significance of his rise and fall in American... Full review >

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    OCT. 4, 2016

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PLAYING THROUGH THE WHISTLE

by S.L. Price

From the rigidly stratified life in the 1920s and ’30s during J&L’s “despotic prime,” to the brief, postwar golden age,... Full review >

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    JAN. 5, 2016

NONFICTION

SHAME AND WONDER

by David Searcy

Ultimately, meaning and mystery coexist in Searcy’s mind, and his offbeat, exciting writing will resonate with readers for... Full review >

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    SEPT. 27, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

BORN TO RUN

by Bruce Springsteen

A superb memoir by any standard, but one of the best to have been written by a rock star. Full review >

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    APRIL 5, 2016

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    DEC. 6, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

KRAZY

by Michael Tisserand

Essential reading for comics fans and history buffs, Krazy is a roaring success, providing an indispensable new perspective... Full review >

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