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'Lost Journalism' Revisits The Golden Age Of Ring Lardner

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The U.S. And Its Long History With The 'Middle Kingdom'

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In 'The Princess Diarist' Carrie Fisher Drew From Personal Journals

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Author Interview: 'The Private Life Of Mrs. Sharma'

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New Biography Chronicles Shirley Jackson's 'Rather Haunted Life'

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'My Drunk Kitchen' YouTube Star Pens Essays About Her Past In 'Buffering'

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'Certain Dark Things' Takes The Vampire Story In A New Direction

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In 'Way Of The Strangers,' Wood Explores Why Young People Embrace ISIS

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'Christmas Days' Is A Feast Of Stories — And Food

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'Drug Dealer, M.D.': Misunderstandings And Good Intentions Fueled Opioid Epidemic

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Poet Billy Collins sat down with NPR at the Georgetown Public Library in Washington, D.C., to read and discuss his work. Rebecca Harlan/NPR hide caption

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'The Jingle King' Tracks Decline Of Original Music In Advertising

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Broadway 'Master Of Ceremonies' Joel Grey Says, 'Life Seems Full'

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Clancy's writing has appeared in The Rumpus, The New York Times and The Paris Review Daily. Ashman Kipervaser/Courtesy of Crown hide caption

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When A Professor Laughed At Her Queens Accent, Writer Tara Clancy Doubled Down

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Comedian Jenny Slate And Her Father Share Family Stories In 'About The House'

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