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The Apathy In 'A Thousand Pardons' Is Hard To Forgive

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'Lean In': Not Much Of A Manifesto, But Still A Win For Women

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A Fiendish Fly Recalls Kafka In 'Jacob's Folly'

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Dorothea Lange's 'Migrant Mother' Inspires The Story Of 'Mary Coin'

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Karen Russell's 'Vampires' Deserve The Raves

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A Soured Student-Teacher Friendship Threatens 'Everything'

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Jane Austen's 'Pride And Prejudice' At 200

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How A 'Madwoman' Upended A Literary Boys Club

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George Saunders' previous books include In Persuasion Nation and The Very Persistent Gappers of Frip. He won a MacArthur Fellowship in 2006. Basso Cannarsa/Courtesy Random House hide caption

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George Saunders Lives Up To The Hype

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'A Grain Of Truth' About Memory And Modern Poland

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10 Books To Help You Recover From A Tense 2012

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At Home With Dickens And Louisa May Alcott

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