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Dramatist David Hare Says, Like Many Writers, He's Driven By Doubt

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In 'Ghostly,' Phantoms Provide An Omniscient Point Of View

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Author Richard Ford Says 'Let Me Be Frank' About Aging And Dying

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Famous horror film actor Vincent Price also co-wrote a best-selling cookbook in the 1960s with his then-wife, Mary. The original cover of the book, A Treasury Of Great Recipes, is seen at left. It's just been reissued. William Claxton/A Treasury of Great Recipes; Price Family Trust hide caption

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So Good You'll Scream? A Cookbook From Horror Icon Vincent Price

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'Custer's Trials' Examines The Legacy Of A Complicated American Figure

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Comparing Presidential Candidates' Language To Books In 'The New York Times'

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Oncologist Discusses Advancements In Treatment And The Ongoing War On Cancer

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Spellbinding 'Witches' Offers A Fresh Take On A Familiar Story

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An excerpt from The Arab of the Future about growing up in Libya in the 1980s, where housing was free. But another family moved into the author's home while he and his family were away. Courtesy of Henry Holt and Co. hide caption

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Syrian Author Finds 'The Arab Of The Future' In His Own Past

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