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A Tenuous Transition to Paradise Lost
Murakami's 'After Dark' Set in Tokyo
When Culture Collides with the American Dream
A Summer in Suspension, Waiting for Life's Start
Spy Novelist Silva's 'Secret Servant'
An Emotional Journey Down 'Revolutionary Road'
'Mr. Sebastian': American Myth, With a Surreal Whiff
'Out Stealing Horses' Beats Fiction Heavyweights
Writer Finds a Fated Friend in 'Jesus' Son'
'New England White': A Return to a Rarefied Clime
'Consider the Oyster' — a Peerless Summer Delicacy
'Right Livelihoods' Offers Top-Notch Short Fiction
Seizing Power from 'The Woman Warrior'