Books by Linda Gordon
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This week's paperbacks take on big questions: what it means to be Jewish; how a woman disfigured by polio became an iconic photographer; how medicine is blurring the boundary between life and death; and what we can do to improve America's schools.
Our book critic continues her list of the year's best in books. This time, she tells us about her favorites in mysteries and nonfiction.