Inside the Lab: "Modernist Bread"

Take a peek inside the mad-scientist-meets-home-ec kitchen where this bread baking masterpiece was born.

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Weekend Reading

In this edition, one of our favorite memoirs of last year, a classic you should revisit before it hits the big screen, a mystery reminiscent of Patricia Highsmith, and more.

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The Question of the Month: Would You Want to Be Immortal?

Longing for longevity? Five books consider the costs and benefits. 

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The Book Between Them: Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen Explain How to be a Great Writing Team

How to write a book together.

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New Year, New Books - 10 Books We're Looking Forward to Reading in Early 2018

Ten brand-new books that we're recommending to everyone—or that we can't wait to read in the next few months.

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Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of January

If you happen to be stuck in bed with a head cold or the flu this month, these new science fiction and fantasy books will give you a good reason to linger until you're back in tip-top health.

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Just Put Your Lips Together and Blow

In the spirit of the season and a new movie, a list of whistleblowers, sneaks, truth-tellers, spies, and tattletales (depending on you point of view) and books by or about them.

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For the Dog Days of Winter

To warm you during this cold season, we offer you ten recent books about dogs -- wonderful, adorable, cute, courageous dogs. Take your pick of the litter!

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"We All Rose Up Together": The Organizers of the Women's March Commemorate Its One-Year Anniversary

Transparent creator Jill Soloway gets the inside story behind the largest political demonstration since the 1960s...

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Amazon's Best Books of January: Today's Releases

Includes a novel about a school shooting that will punch you in the heart, a collection of short stories from the late great Denis Johnson, and a magical memoir about magic.

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Things You Might Not Know About "The Outsiders"

In the wake of an epic anniversary, S.E. Hinton talks about getting The Outsiders published, and what happened after.

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Get Your Business Straight in the New Year

Here are some good business books for the new year.

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Best Books of the Month: Biographies & Memoirs

In which we talk about some of our favorite books of January and abuse a little bit of Latin along the way.

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Winners of the 2018 Walter Awards for Outstanding Children's Literature

The prizes are awarded annually by a non-profit committed to encouraging diversity of all kinds in books for children.

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9 New TV Series and Movies Based on Awesome Sci-Fi Books

Spring 2018 is shaping up to be a sci-fi lover's dream when it comes to book-to-screen adaptations. Here's what you have to look forward to.

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