3 Bedtime Picture Books That Won't Put Parents To Sleep

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'Sleep Donation': A Dark, Futuristic Lullaby For Insomniacs

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Akron was once known as the rubber capital of the world. Mark Duncan/AP hide caption

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For Writer, 'The Hard Way' Meant Choosing To Stay In Akron, Ohio

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Teju Cole is also the author of Open City. Teju Cole hide caption

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A Homecoming, Minus The Nostalgia, In Cole's Unsparing 'Thief'

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Jimmy Carter's other books include Palestine Peace Not Apartheid, Sharing Good Times and Our Endangered Values. Prakash Methema/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Jimmy Carter Issues 'Call To Action' Against Subjugation Of Women

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Michael Rockefeller, the youngest son of New York Gov. Nelson Rockefeller, was reported missing on Nov. 21, 1961 AP hide caption

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Cannibals And Colonialism: Solving The Mystery Of Michael Rockefeller

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What U.S. Learned From 'Heathen School' Wasn't Part Of The Lesson Plan

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All Sides Of A Divorce, Told In Fresh, Lively 'Papers'

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Penelope Lively's other books include A Stitch In Time, Astercote and The Road To Lichfield. Robbin Matthew Photography/Courtesy of Viking hide caption

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Author Penelope Lively Shares 'The View From Old Age'

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Not Enough Hours In The Day? We All Feel A Little 'Overwhelmed'

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The FBI pulled fingerprints off decades-old immigration papers to find Clark Rockefeller's true identity. Lisa Poole/AP hide caption

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'Blood Will Out' Reveals Secrets Of A Murderous Master Manipulator

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Martin Luther King Jr., shown here with Stokely Carmichael during a voter registration march in Mississippi in 1966, regarded the younger Carmichael as one of the civil rights movement's most promising leaders. Lynn Pelham/Time hide caption

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Stokely Carmichael, A Philosopher Behind The Black Power Movement

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