What Wakes B.J. Novak Up In The Middle Of The Night?

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The Annual Awards For Children's Books Are Out

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College Costs Are Daunting, Even For The 'Comfortable'

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In An Age Of Slavery, Two Women Fight For Their 'Wings'

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'Duck Dynasty' Attracts Christian Conservatives

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Author Ronald Frame says his reimagining of Miss Havisham was based on David Lean's 1946 adaptation of Great Expectations. John Springer Collection/Corbis hide caption

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Don't Call It Fanfic: Writers Rework Their Favorite Stories

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Students at Ntimigom School in Kilgoris, Kenya, show off their e-readers. Worldreader now operates in 27 schools and two libraries in Kenya. Jon McCormack hide caption

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E-Readers Mark A New Chapter In The Developing World

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Members Of 'Lonely Craft' Gather For National Book Awards

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President John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jacqueline, are greeted by an enthusiastic crowd upon their arrival at Dallas Love Field on Nov. 22, 1963. AP hide caption

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50 Years After Assassination, Kennedy Books Offer New Analysis

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Detail from Plate 11 of Joe Sacco's The Great War: July 1, 1916: The First Day of the Battle of the Somme. On July 1st, at precisely 7:30 a.m., the attack commences. Joe Sacco/Courtesy of W. W. Norton & Company hide caption

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A Panorama Of Devastation: Drawing Of WWI Battle Spans 24 Feet

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Barnes & Noble is one of several stores that have refused to carry Amazon Publishing's books. Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Brick-And-Mortar Bookstores Play The Print Card Against Amazon

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John Grisham has more than 275 million books in print. Bob Krasner hide caption

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'A Time To' Revisit Clanton, Miss., In John Grisham's Latest

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Crowds gather on Aug. 30, 1931, at the site of the Quiet Dell murders. Evidence of the killings was found in and around murderer Harry Powers' garage (center). AP hide caption

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'Quiet Dell' Revives A Depression-Era Murder Story

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Canadian Alice Munro Wins Nobel's Literature Prize

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Literary Establishment Fails To Acknowledge Certain Authors

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