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NYC Summer Reading List: A Central Park Vision, Trans Confusion In Bushwick and Salinger Encounters in Billyburg

I haven't read these yet but out of a slew of summer releases, these look the most promising to me. Most are available on Amazon, for the hardcover or ... See the Rest

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Palaces of Books: The Library Is Open – For Now

Last week was National Library Week, and with our beautiful Rizzoli bookstore closing and the New York Public Library in danger, it's time to ... See the Rest

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Rob Lowe Still Owns the Sexy

I mean, look at him. Rob Lowe just turned 50 on St. Paddy's Day and hot damn is he still fine as hell. He is just a man who was blessed with insane ... See the Rest

Katie Price attends a photocall at the launch of her autobiography 'Love, Lipstick And Lies' at the Worx in London

Katie Price Launches New Book

  I really don't feel like I need a reason to post a picture of Katie Price, so here she is at the launch of her autobiography, Love, Lipstick ... See the Rest

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James Franco Covers William Faulkner’s As I Lay Dying

The critics balk at the audacity, but Franco's writing and directing the movie interpretation of Faulkner's 1930 classic. And starring in it. The New ... See the Rest

Rosamund Pike attends the premiere of 'The Worlds End' in London

Gone Girl Found

Gone Girl, the disappearing-wife mystery novel by Gillian Flynn, is still on the best-seller lists, long after a year, and it's spent much of that ... See the Rest

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Who We’re Reading Now: Glenway Wescott

Actually, we haven't got past that cover blurb by Katherine Anne Porter in which she calls author Glenway Wescott "one of the best endowed writers ... See the Rest

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What We’re Reading Now

A kind of do-it-yourself primer. ... See the Rest