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A New Novel Reminds Readers, These 'Lost Children' Belong To Us All

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Emily Bernard is a professor of English at the University of Vermont. Her new memoir is Black Is the Body: Stories from My Grandmother's Time, My Mother's Time, and Mine. Alison Segar/Penguin Random House hide caption

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You'll Find 12 Fresh And Unforgettable Essays In 'Black Is The Body'

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'The Falconer' Is A Vivid Tale Of Adolescence And Athleticism

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'Ghost Wall' Is An Eerie Coming-Of-Age Tale That Begs For A Second Read

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Suspenseful 'Water Cure' Dips Into 2019's Dystopian Zeitgeist

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Cardi B; Ethan Hawke in First Reformed; Sandra Oh in Killing Eve. Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for iHeartMedia; A24; Sophie Mutevelian/BBC America hide caption

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

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'Come With Me' Lays Bare The Risks And Regrets Of Our Online Lives

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Stolen Stories: A Literary Con Man Climbs To Success In 'Ladder To The Sky'

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'Let The People See': It Took Courage To Keep Emmett Till's Memory Alive

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Eleanor Roosevelt's advice column — "If You Ask Me" — ran from 1941, when she was still first lady, to her death in 1962. She's shown in October 1957. AP hide caption

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What Would Eleanor Do? 'If You Ask Me' Revisits Roosevelt's Advice Columns

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'Washington Black' Is A Soaring Tale Of Enslavement And Escape

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Smart, Unsentimental 'Heartland' Pays Tribute To America's Working Class

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Did A Real-Life Kidnapping Inspire Nabokov's 'Lolita'?

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'Lake Success' Is A Roadside View Of America On The Verge Of Trump

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