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'The Ballad Of Black Tom' Offers A Tribute To And Critique Of Lovecraft

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Nancy Jo Sales interviewed more than 200 teenage girls about their social media and Internet habits while researching her book American Girls. Knopf hide caption

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Teen Girls And Social Media: A Story Of 'Secret Lives' And Misogyny

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'The Martian' Started As A Self-Published Book

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Comedian Ben Bailey Smith Weaves Rapping Into Children's Book

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A Writer-Engineer's Historical Fiction Hack: Add Dragons

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'Imbeciles' Explores Legacy Of Eugenics In America

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Social Media And Teenage Girls: Not Your Mother's Adolescence

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Muhammad Ali, world heavyweight boxing champion, stands with Malcolm X (left) outside the Trans-Lux Newsreel Theater in New York in 1964. AP hide caption

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Muhammad Ali And Malcolm X: A Broken Friendship, An Enduring Legacy

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'Hap And Leonard' Creator Needed To 'Burn Bridges' To Make It As A Writer

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The Indecisive Chicken combines the recipes and life stories of eight women from communities across India who now live in Dharavi, a teeming Mumbai slum. Sarita Rai, from a village in the North Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, contributed a recipe for pharas, "semi-circular pockets of rice dough" filled with chickpea flour, served steamed or deep-fried. Neville Sukhia/Courtesy of The Indecisive Chicken: Stories and recipes from eight Dharavi cooks hide caption

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'Pandemic' Asks: Is A Disease That Will Kill Tens Of Millions Coming?

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The 'Girl' In The Title: More Than A Marketing Trend

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'Tender' Author Calls Novel On Friendship 'Autobiographical To Its Core'

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'Numero Zero' Reprises Umberto Eco's Fascination With 'Losers'

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In 'Doubter's Almanac,' Troubled Math Genius Tries To Solve The Unsolvable

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