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'What She Ate': The Culinary Biographies Of Some Remarkable Women

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Comedian Jerry Lewis Dies At 91, Also Known For Muscular Dystrophy Telethon

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'Y Is For Yesterday': Sue Grafton's Penultimate Mystery Series Novel

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'Young Jane Young' Is A Political Sex Scandal, Told Through Women's Eyes

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Motherhood In The Guise Of Terror In 'Fierce Kingdom'

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'Stay With Me' Is A Novel Of Commitment, Culture And The Struggle To Conceive

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'The Once And Future Liberal' Looks At Shortfalls Of American Liberalism

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Author Max Brooks has done extensive research on preparing for widespread catastrophe. He's now a fellow at the Modern War Institute at West Point. Courtesy of Del Rey hide caption

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Novelist Max Brooks On Doomsday, Dyslexia And Growing Up With Hollywood Parents

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In her book The Virginia State Colony For Epileptics And Feebleminded, poet Molly McCully Brown explores themes of disability, eugenics and faith. Kristin Teston/Persea hide caption

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Poet Imagines Life Inside A 1910 Institution That Eugenics Built

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YA Books Are Targeted In Intense Social Media Callouts, Rosenfield Says

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'The Bettencourt Affair': Extravagant Friendship Or Cruel Swindle?

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A Physician Explores 'A Better Path' To The End Of Life

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Women inspect filled boxes of Corn Flakes in the Kellogg Company factory in 1934. The U.S. National Archives hide caption

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How The 'Battling' Kellogg Brothers Revolutionized American Breakfast

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"There's a kind of a bridge between cognitive therapy and Buddhist practice in evolutionary psychology," says author Robert Wright. Veronica Grech/Getty Images hide caption

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Can Buddhist Practices Help Us Overcome The Biological Pull Of Dissatisfaction?

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'Policing Ferguson, Policing America': The Unrest Over The Death Of Michael Brown

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'Ants Among Elephants' Examines Family And Caste In India

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The Stories All Start The Same Way In 'The First Line'

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Take A Pilgrimage To America's Sport Sanctuaries In 'The Arena'

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'New People' Author Danzy Senna Loves The Troublesome Characters

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Trying To Understand 'What Made Maddy Run'

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Ariel Levy first wrote about the miscarriage she suffered in Mongolia in the Nov. 17, 2013 issue of The New Yorker. David Klagsbrun/Random House hide caption

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'I Was Somebody's Mother': Reflections On The Guilt And Grief Of Miscarriage

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