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'Jagannath' Stories Are Weird In A Good Way

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NewsPoet: Idra Novey Writes The Day In Verse

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Shirley Sherrod Stands Up To The Politics Of Fear

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Reading 125 Titles A Year? That's 'One For The Books'

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'Sutton': America's 1920s, Bank-Robbing 'Robin Hood'

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Resenting And Respecting Mom In Russo's 'Elsewhere'

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Random House, Penguin Publishing Houses To Merge

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With App, Book Brings 'Horrible Hauntings' To Life

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