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Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide

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Maureen Corrigan Picks The Best Books Of 2018, Including The Novel Of The Year

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The Revolution Will Be Driverless: Autonomous Cars Usher In Big Changes

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'Help, I'm Hosting': Author Nina Stibbe Offers Best Tips For Gift-Giving

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The Moral Of The Story Is: Great Kids' Books Don't Always Need Morals

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Can't Find Time To Read? Poetry Might Make The Perfect Gift

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Lynn Neary's Reading Recommendations For The Book Lovers On Your List

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