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‘Einstein’s Dice and Schrödinger’s Cat,’ by Paul Halpern

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 4:28pm
The story of two great physicists and their doomed competition to create a grand unified theory.






‘The Turner House,’ by Angela Flournoy

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 3:30am
An African-American family story is also a story of Detroit.






‘Days of Rage,’ by Bryan Burrough

Wed, 04/29/2015 - 3:30am
Bryan Burrough examines domestic terrorism of the 1970s and ’80s.






ArtsBeat: ‘Maestra,’ Psychological Thriller by L. S. Hilton, Scooped Up By G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:39pm
G. P. Putnam’s Sons bought the rights to “Maestra,” the first novel in a trilogy by L. S. Hilton, in a low-seven-figure pre-emptive deal.






ArtsBeat: Courtney Love Is Sued by Co-Writer of Her Memoir

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 1:21pm
Anthony Bozza, who was hired in 2010, has filed suit in federal court, saying that Ms. Love failed to complete payment for his work.






Bookends: What’s It Like Reading Saul Bellow’s ‘Henderson the Rain King’ Today?

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 7:00am
Bellow’s novel divided critics when it was first published in 1959. James Parker and Francine Prose discuss the experience of reading it today.






‘Ordinary Light: A Memoir,’ by Tracy K. Smith

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:30am
A memoir of race, faith and a mother’s devotion, by the Pulitzer Prize-winning poet Tracy K. Smith.






Jon Krakauer’s ‘Missoula,’ About Rape in a College Town

Tue, 04/28/2015 - 3:30am
Jon Krakauer describes cases of acquaintance rape at the University of Montana.






ArtsBeat: A New Anthology Will Pay Tribute to ‘Peanuts’ and Charles Schulz

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 12:59pm
A 112-page hardcover by a team of contributors will include new comic strips and short stories, pinups and recollections of the influence of Snoopy and of Schulz.






ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘One of Us’

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 8:40am
Eric Schlosser discusses Asne Seierstad’s “One of Us,” and Meghan O’Rourke talks about Elizabeth Alexander’s “The Light of the World.”






‘The Life of Saul Bellow: To Fame and Fortune, 1915-1964,’ by Zachary Leader

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:30am
The first volume of Zachary Leader’s biography of Saul Bellow ends in 1964, with the publication of “Herzog.”

‘There Is Simply Too Much to Think About,’ Saul Bellow’s Nonfiction

Mon, 04/27/2015 - 3:30am
Martin Amis reviews a new collection of Saul Bellow’s nonfiction, including criticism, interviews and speeches.

‘Infamy’ and ‘The Train to Crystal City’

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 6:22am
Two books about the internment of Japanese- (and sometimes German-) Americans during World War II.