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'An Available Man': Love After Loss

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Shalom Auslander is also the author of the short story collection Beware of God and a memoir, Foreskin's Lament. He is a frequent contributor to This American Life. Franco Vogt/Courtesy Riverhead Books hide caption

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'Hope': A Comic Novel About The Holocaust?

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New York Diaries captures impressions of the city from Henry Hudson to the bloggers watching the events of Sept. 11. istockphoto.com hide caption

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'Diaries' Reveals New York Through The Ages

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'Pride And Prejudice' Meets 'Clue' At 'Pemberley'

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A Quaint, Compelling 'Pilgrim' Tale In The New World

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Life Without Plot In 'Leaving The Atocha Station'

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Pauline Kael was a film critic for The New Yorker from 1967 to 1991, as well as the author of several books, including I Lost It at the Movies and For Keeps: 30 Years at the Movies.

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'Lost Memory Of Skin' Goes Where Most Fiction Won't

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Jonathan Franzen is also the author of The Corrections: A Novel, and The Discomfort Zone, a memoir. He is pictured above at The New Yorker Festival Fiction Night in New York City in 2009. Joe Kohen/Getty Images hide caption

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'The Swerve': Ideas That Rooted The Renaissance

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