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  • FICTION

    ONLY CHILD

    FEB. 6, 2018

  • NONFICTION

    HOW DEMOCRACIES DIE

    JAN. 16, 2018

HISTORY

HOW DEMOCRACIES DIE

by Steven Levitsky & Daniel Ziblatt

The value of this book is the context it provides, in a style aimed at a concerned citizenry rather than fellow academics,... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE LINE BECOMES A RIVER

    FEB. 6, 2018

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

THE LINE BECOMES A RIVER

by Francisco Cantú

A devastating narrative of the very real human effects of depersonalized policy. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    AN AMERICAN MARRIAGE

    FEB. 6, 2018

  • NONFICTION

    PROMISE ME, DAD

    NOV. 14, 2017

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

PROMISE ME, DAD

by Joe Biden

Could this signal an opening salvo in the 2020 presidential campaign? Many readers will hope so. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    SING, UNBURIED, SING

    SEPT. 5, 2017

FICTION

SING, UNBURIED, SING

by Jesmyn Ward

As with the best and most meaningful American fiction these days, old truths are recast here in new realities rife with both... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    EDUCATED

    FEB. 20, 2018

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

EDUCATED

by Tara Westover

An astonishing account of deprivation, confusion, survival, and success. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    WHITE HOUSES

    FEB. 13, 2018

FICTION

WHITE HOUSES

by Amy Bloom

Bloom elevates this addition to the secret-lives-of-the-Roosevelts genre through elegant prose and by making Lorena Hickok a... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    EVERYTHING YOU LOVE WILL BURN

    FEB. 20, 2018

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

EVERYTHING YOU LOVE WILL BURN

by Vegas Tenold

For those interested in charting the currents of domestic terrorism, a well-reported if dispiriting chronicle. Full review >

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