'Gold' Ponders The Glittering Metal's Allure
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Sherman Alexie models an Indies First tote bag. He plans to put in shifts at five Seattle bookstores this Saturday. American Booksellers Association hide caption

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Sherman Alexie Wants You To Be A 'Superhero' For Indie Bookstores
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How to make dead fish look attractive? That's the challenge New York-based duo Shimon and Tammar Rothstein faced when they were hired to do the photography for famed French chef Eric Ripert's book On the Line. Photos by Shimon and Tammar, Courtesy of Shimon and Tammar hide caption

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Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif (second from left) shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry next to Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi (far left) and French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius (far right) after a statement on early November 24, 2013 in Geneva. Fabrice Coffrini/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Poet's Advice For Unlikely Partners: Just Dance
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Want to warp your little robots? We've got some suggestions. Charles Taylor/iStockphoto hide caption

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National Novel Writing Month — or NaNoWriMo — ends November 30th, and writers around the world are scrambling to meet the 50,000 word goal. iStockphoto hide caption

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A Year Inside The New York Jets
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At The BBC, The Beatles Shocked An Institution
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How Hannukah Got Americanized
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Rick Najera: A Latino In Hollywood Is 'Almost White'
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It Still Isn't Easy, But Independent Bookstores Are Doing Better
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Y'Jazzmin Christopher, 7, takes up target practice at Archery in the Wild in Longmont, Colo. "She used to be a really shy person, but now she's opening socially," says Alicia Christopher, Y'Jazzmin's mom, about her daughter's archery. Grace Hood/KUNC hide caption

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More Girls Target Archery, Inspired By 'The Hunger Games'
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