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Martha Stewart says in the last 30 years she's seen the food offerings at parties become a lot more interesting and varied. "Our interest in all kinds of things culinary, and all kinds of things related to celebration has really expanded tremendously," she says. Fadil Berisha/Magrino PR hide caption

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Here Are Martha Stewart's Tips For Hosting A Terrific New Year's Eve

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At The End Of The Year, N.K. Jemisin Ponders The End Of The World

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'Reluctant Psychonaut' Michael Pollan Embraces 'New Science' Of Psychedelics

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How Rodgers And Hammerstein Revolutionized Broadway

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Coloring Without Borders — a book featuring contributions from more than 80 artists — invites kids to fill in the blanks. Young artists can draw a friend for Jim Field's Squirrel (left) or finish Max Ulichney's house (right). Coloring Without Borders hide caption

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Book 'Without Borders' By 80+ Artists Lets Kids Color Outside The Lines

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An Argument Against Life Sentences, Especially For Juvenile Defendants

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Loudon Wainwright III Opens Up About The 'Exes & Excess' That Inform His Music

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From Slavery To 'American Wonder': Revisiting Frederick Douglass' Remarkable Life

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In the story "The Mole and the Sun," Mole's mother is sick. A medical seer tells him she will recover if his friend Ya Sun can orbit the earth in the opposite direction that it's rotating. The sobering moral is that you can't go against the rules of nature. Pieter Henket hide caption

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In 'The Dakota Winters,' Finding A New Story To Tell About John Lennon

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This 'Broken Ornament' Led To Christmas Magic

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Ahhh, the joys of reading. Gulfiya Mukhamatdinova/Getty Images hide caption

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Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide

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