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ArtsBeat: Chrissie Hynde to Publish Memoir

9 hours 52 min ago
The Pretenders singer’s memoir will be published by Doubleday in September.

Bookends: Which Books Do You Read Over and Over Again?

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 7:30am
Dana Stevens and Rivka Galchen discuss the books they return to, and why.

David Vann’s ‘Aquarium’

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:00am
A seemingly chance encounter cracks open dark family secrets in David Vann’s novel.

Neil Gaiman’s ‘Trigger Warning’

Tue, 03/03/2015 - 4:00am
In horror stories and science fiction, fairy tales and poetry, Neil Gaiman explores the transformative power of imagination.

Laura van den Berg’s ‘Find Me’

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Laura van den Berg’s heroine picks her way across an American wasteland, searching for the mother who abandoned her.

Irvine Welsh’s ‘The Sex Lives of Siamese Twins’

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Irvine Welsh’s tale of abduction and mutual obsession.

‘The Age of Dignity,’ by Ai-jen Poo With Ariane Conrad

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Changing how society deals with caregiving.

‘Why Not Say What Happened,’ by Morris Dickstein

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
A memoir mixes biography and intellectual history.

Bookends: James Baldwin Denounced Richard Wright’s ‘Native Son’ As a ‘Protest Novel.’ Was He Right?

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 9:32am
Ayana Mathis and Pankaj Mishra discuss Baldwin’s indictment of “Native Son,” which was published 75 years ago.

ArtsBeat: Marina Abramovic to Publish a Memoir in 2016

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 8:09am
The book, to be published by Crown Archetype, will coincide with the artist’s 70th birthday.

‘Please Stop Helping Us’ and ‘Shame’

Mon, 03/02/2015 - 3:00am
Two black conservatives argue that a sense of victimhood, not social forces, creates problems for African-Americans.

ArtsBeat: Inside The New York Times Book Review: Elliot Ackerman’s ‘Green on Blue’

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 11:58am
Tom Bissell discusses “Green on Blue,” and John Hooper talks about “The Italians.”

Paperback Row

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:52am
Paperback books of particular interest.

Editors’ Choice

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:51am
Recently reviewed books of particular interest.

Inside the List

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:51am
Helen Macdonald, whose memoir “H Is for Hawk” is No. 8 on the hardcover nonfiction list, has become something of a sensation in her native England.

‘Hell and Good Company,’ by Richard Rhodes

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:51am
Richard Rhodes offers an anecdotal — and technological — history of the Spanish Civil War.

‘After Birth,’ by Elisa Albert

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:50am
A novel traces the changes brought by a baby’s arrival.

Crime: Lene Kaaberbol’s ‘Doctor Death,’ and More

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:49am
New novels by Lene Kaaberbol, Bryan Reardon, William Shaw and S. D. Sykes.

Daniel Handler’s ‘We Are Pirates’

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:46am
A father and daughter pursue riches in the music world and on the open water in Daniel Handler’s comic novel.

Jorie Graham’s ‘From the New World’

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 8:46am
Jorie Graham’s career-spanning selected poems show how she moved the art form forward.