Posted on 10/18/2021 at 09:10 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Congratulations to the authors who've made the 2021 Baillie Gifford Prize shortlist! Britain’s top nonfiction award brings its winner £50,000...

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Posted on 10/13/2021 at 11:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

A former MasterChef contestant who earned a Michelin star at one restaurant and launched an acclaimed one of her own...

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Posted on 10/11/2021 at 01:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

October is National Cookbook Month, and in honor of the occasion, we’re sharing two articles that caught our fancy. One,...

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Posted on 09/28/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today’s book excerpts come from all points in time. From the past, we have several entries from Patricia Highsmith’s journals...

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Posted on 09/17/2021 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last Tuesday served up a smorgasbord of new and highly anticipated book releases. We have excerpts of two of those...

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Posted on 09/16/2021 at 02:28 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The longlist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction came out today. Out of 629 submissions, these ten remain under...

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Posted on 09/16/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The world received a few glimpses into Bob Woodward’s upcoming book, Peril, yesterday. Woodward’s latest book on the Donald Trump...

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Posted on 09/15/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Jhumpa Lahiri’s fascination with translation is nowhere near petering out. Her publisher announced Monday that her next book, out in...

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Posted on 09/11/2021 at 08:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Today marks twenty years since the terror attacks of September 11, 2001. The events changed life dramatically for everyone in...

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Posted on 08/27/2021 at 09:42 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This month marks seventy-five years since John Hersey’s reporting on the aftermath of the Hiroshima bombing appeared in The New...

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