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'How To Become A Scandal' Is Smart, But Timid

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Moving 'Beyond Katrina' Through Poetry And Prose

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Jonathan Franzen is also the author of The Corrections: A Novel, and The Discomfort Zone, a memoir. Greg Martin hide caption

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Short Stories To Die For: The Art Of The 'Obituaries'

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Giving 'Charlie Chan' A Second Chance

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Mona Simpson is also the author of The Lost Father and Anywhere But Here. Gasper Tringale hide caption

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Proud And Unpretentious: Lessons From John Irving

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Published in 1968, The Laughing Policeman is the fourth in the Martin Beck detective series by Swedish husband-and-wife team Maj Sjowall and Per Wahloo. hide caption

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Larsson's Just The Tip Of The Nordic Literary Iceberg

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