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Twelve, Betting on a Dozen Books Each Year

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Opposition Lawmaker Gunned Down in Kenya

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PBS to Air Adaptations of Jane Austen Novels

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At Home, at War: Tahmima Anam's 'Golden Age'

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Brooks Draws on Own Reporting for Novel

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The Ones That Got Away: Books Not to Miss

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What Oprah's Endorsement Means for Obama

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Religious Groups Question Direction of 'Compass'

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Reading Study Shows Remarkable Decline in U.S.

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Politics Center Stage at National Book Awards

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Norman Mailer, Author and Social Critic, Dies at 84

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U.S. Aims to Cut Iran from World Financial System

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