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Lesley Manville stars in Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris. Dávid Lukács/Ada Films/Focus Features hide caption

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Classic LA noir meets the #MeToo era in the suspense novel 'Everybody Knows'

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Anderson says her memoir started out as a poem before she crafted it into a book. Harper Collins hide caption

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Pamela Anderson on her new memoir — and why being underestimated is a secret weapon

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A TikTok star who was functionally illiterate finds a community on BookTok

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"The crowds chasing us in A Hard Day's Night were based on moments like this," McCartney writes. "Taken out of the back of our car on West Fifty-Eighth, crossing the Avenue of the Americas." Paul McCartney/1964: Eyes of the Storm hide caption

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The Texas and the ATF flags fly at half staff April 23, 1993, over the only structure left standing after a fire destroyed the the Branch Davidian compound in Waco, Texas on April 19. J. David Ake/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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30 years after the siege, 'Waco' examines what led to the catastrophe

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"Master Slave Husband Wife" reconstructs the dramatic escape of a couple from slavery in 1848. Simon & Schuster hide caption

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Ilyon Woo's new book explores the relentless pursuit of freedom

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These workers were promised green cards following Hurricane Katrina. Instead they were issued temporary visas that bound them to a single employer. Courtesy of Ted Quant/Workman hide caption

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Sold an American Dream, these workers from India wound up living a nightmare

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After 30+ years, 'The Stinky Cheese Man' is aging well

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Elizabeth Colomba and Aurélie Lévy's new graphic novel Queenie: Godmother of Harlem revives the forgotten story of Harlem mob boss Stephanie Saint Clair AKA Queenie in the form of a mafia thriller. Elizabeth Colomba, Aurélie Lévy/Abrams Comicarts - Megascope hide caption

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Racism tears a Maine fishing community apart in 'This Other Eden'

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Is the U.S. government designating too many documents as 'classified'?

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Meg Medina was named a national youth ambassador by the Library of Congress. Scott Elmquist hide caption

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Meg Medina is the first Latinx ambassador for young people's literature

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Jan. 6 report isn't dominating the sales charts like prior government reports

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Protesters gather outside the U.S. Supreme Court on June 25, 2022 in the wake of the decision overturning Roe v. Wade. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images hide caption

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The U.S. faces 'unprecedented uncertainty' regarding abortion law, legal scholar says

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Author George M. Johnson on the need to tell all people's stories

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