'Last Night': States of Distress, Artfully Portrayed

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Jonathan Safran Foer Returns with 'Loud and Close'

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Wideman Takes New Approach in 'God's Gym'

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Nancy Rawles Revisits a Twain Character for 'My Jim'

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'Pride of Carthage' Tells Historical Tale

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Murakami Offers a Runaway's Tale in Latest Novel

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'The Girl Who Played Go': A Powerful Little Novel

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