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Author’s Note: They’ve Said Too Much

4 hours 16 min ago
The author of a memoir is no longer quite as thrilled that all her youthful misadventures have their own I.S.B.N.









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Michael B. Oren’s ‘Ally: My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide’

4 hours 20 min ago
“Ally” is a remarkably frank new memoir by the former Israeli ambassador to the United States and current Knesset member Michael B. Oren.









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Inside the List

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:21am
Holly Madison, the former Playboy Playmate whose tell-all memoir is No. 2 on the hardcover nonfiction list, has said, “I don’t want negative, toxic people in my life anymore.”









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Editors’ Choice

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:19am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.









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Paperback Row

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 8:15am
Paperback books of particular interest.









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The Shortlist: Americana

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:59am
New books about a master swindler, a murder in 1889 Chicago and more.









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Crime: The Sleuth Next Door

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:45am
In Leah Stewart’s “The New Neighbor,” two women are guarding secrets and can’t afford to make friends.









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‘Independence Lost,’ by Kathleen DuVal

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:44am
The American Revolution was also fought on the Gulf Coast.









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‘Irrepressible: The Jazz Age Life of Henrietta Bingham,’ by Emily Bingham

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:44am
The Jazz Age figure Henrietta Bingham charmed the British.









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Etgar Keret’s ‘The Seven Good Years: A Memoir’

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
An Israeli writer describes a parent’s daily life in a combat zone.









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Joseph Luzzi’s ‘In a Dark Wood’

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
Joseph Luzzi turned to Dante to come to terms with grief after his wife’s death.









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‘The Body Where I Was Born,’ by Guadalupe Nettel

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
A woman’s harrowing girlhood, as told to her analyst.









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‘A Lady of Good Family,’ by Jeanne Mackin

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:43am
A novel follows the Grand Tour of a landscape-design pioneer.









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Nathaniel Popper’s ‘Digital Gold’ Looks at Bitcoin

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:42am
A journalist profiles the developers and devotees who have aided the rise of cybercurrency.









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‘Life #6,’ by Diana Wagman

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:42am
Facing cancer, this novel’s heroine considers life, death and a long-ago nearly fatal voyage.









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‘Valley Fever,’ by Katherine Taylor

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:41am
A young woman reluctantly returns to her parents’ California farm to nurse a case of heartache.









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Open Book: Search Results

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:41am
Douglas Coupland’s “Search” compiles the most common search queries on Google for a thousand words and phrases.









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‘Joan of Arc: A History,’ by Helen Castor

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:22am
Helen Castor frames Joan of Arc’s story within the political and religious turmoil of 15th-century France.









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‘Book of Numbers,’ by Joshua Cohen

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:22am
A failed novelist is tasked with producing a tech mogul’s memoirs.









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‘The Truth and Other Lies,’ by Sascha Arango

Thu, 07/02/2015 - 7:22am
A best-selling author schemes to conceal his role in murder and literary fraud.









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