Terry McMillan accepts the award for outstanding literary work, fiction, for Getting to Happy at the 42nd NAACP Image Awards in 2011 in Los Angeles. Chris Pizzello/AP hide caption

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Terry McMillan's Latest: Revisiting Past Loves, Rediscovering Yourself

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A fan holds a copy of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows at a book release party at Scholastic headquarters in New York in 2007. Clark Jones/AP hide caption

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Harry Potter Inc. Hopes To Re-Create The Magic, Hogwarts And All, With 'Cursed Child'

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Dickinson vividly described flowers and plants in her poetry. Click here to read her poem, "It will be Summer — eventually." Courtesy of the Emily Dickinson Museum hide caption

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Never Mind The White Dress, Turns Out Emily Dickinson Had A Green Thumb

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For decades, Nitza Villapol hosted Cocina al Minuto, a popular cooking show in Cuba. In the decades after Fidel Castro took power, she adapted her cooking, teaching Cubans how to make do without certain ingredients while instructing them in how to use once-eschewed produce and cuts of meat in new ways. Screenshot from YouTube hide caption

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Comedian Tig Notaro from the film In A World poses for a portrait during the 2013 Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. Victoria Will/Invision/AP hide caption

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Tig Notaro On Her Terrible Year In 'I'm Just A Person'

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Cat Videos And All, The Internet May Be Humankind's Greatest Masterpiece

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Emma Straub says she didn't want to write yet another book set in Brooklyn — and then she hit on Ditmas Park. Jennifer Bastian hide caption

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Exploring The 'Quiet New York' With Emma Straub

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Slavery Scars A Trans-Atlantic Family Tree In 'Homegoing'

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