The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books This week: Meg Wolitzer's latest, Charles Frazier returns to the Civil War, the pressures of being the only black person in the room, a new Macbeth, and marriage-saving tips from a divorce lawyer.
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The Week's Best Stories From NPR Books

This week: Meg Wolitzer, Charles Frazier, Jo Nesbo, Nafissa Thompson-Spires and James Sexton.
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Three Hauntingly Unforgettable Literary Houses

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'Expected' Offers Self-Help, Humor For The Unborn

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Yoko Tanaka/Candlewick Press, 2009

An Orphan, An Elephant And A Hapless Magician

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Crumb's 'Genesis,' A Sexy Breasts-And-Knuckles Affair

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R. Crumb's Awesome, Affecting Take On 'Genesis'

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'Wimpy Kid': A Hilarious Take On Middle School Life

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Undiagnosed Asperger's Leads To 'Life As An Outsider'

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