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Megan Abbott's Latest Novel: 'You Will Know Me'

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Russian Hacking, Spies, Wikileaks: "Breaking Cover" Has A Lot In Common With The Week In Politics

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'I'm Supposed To Protect You From All This' Is Memoir Fraught With Mystery

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Remembering Tim LaHaye, Co-Author Of The Apocalyptic 'Left Behind' Series

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Not A Feminist? Caitlin Moran Asks, Why Not?

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Author Walter Mosley with his father, Leroy Mosley. Courtesy of Walter Mosley hide caption

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'Easy' Writer: Walter Mosley's Passion For Bringing Black LA Stories To Life

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How Can Success Still Make You Feel Like A Failure?

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Walter Mosley On The Stories Of LA Told Through Easy Rawlins

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What If You Hadn't Gotten Married? 'Dark Matter' Imagines An Alternate Life

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In Dave Eggers' Latest, A Mother Moves Her Kids To The Alaskan 'Frontier'

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Comic Book Writer Marjorie Liu On How Rejection Shaped Her Writing

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Susan Faludi had been estranged from her father, Steven Faludi, for two decades when she learned he had had gender reassignment surgery and was going by Stefánie. Courtesy of Susan Faludi hide caption

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In 'The Darkroom,' A Writer Comes To Grips With Her Dad's Gender Transition

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'The Battle For Home' Traces Syria's History Through Architecture

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Novelist Grapples With The Conflicted Feelings Of Caring For Aging Parents

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