Gloria Steinem Biopic Will Bring the Icon's Memoir to Life

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    Introducing the 2017 National Book Award Winners

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    Introducing the 2017 National Book Award Winners

    A searing history of Russia, family dramas, and more nab the coveted literary prize.

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    <em>Anne of Green Gables</em> Returns to PBS in <em>The Good Stars</em> 

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    This Thanksgiving, a more grown-up Anne faces more grown-up challenges.

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    Ralph Ellison's <em>Invisible Man</em> is Headed to Hulu

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    The modern classic follows "The Handmaid's Tale" as the streaming network's next socially-resonant adaptation.

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    7 Thrilling World War II Spy Novels

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    8 Captivating Detective Novels You Won't Want to Put Down

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    Our favorite superpower? Deductive reasoning.

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    Laying the Conspiracy Theories to Rest: The Assassination of JFK

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    In "Case Closed," award-winning journalist Gerald Posner recounts what truly happened on that fateful day in November 1963.

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    24 Joan Didion Quotes That Strike a Nerve

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    Words of wisdom from one of the 20th century's greatest American writers.

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    Family and Fireflies: Anecdotes from the Real-Life Durrell Family

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    An excerpt from the memoir by Gerald Durrell that inspired the PBS hit, "The Durrells in Corfu."

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    George Saunders Wins 2017 Man Booker Prize for <em>Lincoln in the Bardo</em>

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    George Saunders Wins 2017 Man Booker Prize for Lincoln in the Bardo

    Saunders is one of just two Americans who have nabbed the UK's top literary prize.

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    Get Ready for a Joan Didion Documentary with the Brand New Trailer

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    Get the scoop on “Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold."

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    10 Unforgettable Vietnam War Books

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    Go beyond Ken Burns' documentary and discover the landmark memoirs and bestselling novels of the Vietnam War.

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    9 Must-Reads for Fans of <em>Poldark</em>

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    Cornwall calling! Indulge your "Poldark" fever with sweeping historical fiction novels.

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    &quot;Villainous Perfidy&quot;: Benedict Arnold's Betrayal of George Washington

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    "Washington: The Indispensable Man" examines the character of the first President of the United States, and how the treachery of a man who he considered to be an ally shaped his future.

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    16 Relatable Jack Kerouac Quotes

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    Words of wisdom for the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, and mad to be saved.

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    <em>Pride and Prejudice</em> Gets a Modern Makeover in ABC’s <em>Eligible</em>

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    Pride and Prejudice Gets a Modern Makeover in ABC’s Eligible

    The TV network has announced its upcoming adaptation of Curtis Sittenfeld’s New York Times bestseller.

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    We All Have a Dark Side: 8 Psychological Thriller Books from Joyce Carol Oates

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    These books of murder and obsession by the National Book Award-winning author will hook you.

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    The Reader's Survival Guide: Books You'd Take to a Desert Island

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    From Jesus Christ to Jamie Fraser—this is the reading material that would pull you through.

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    8 Books That Explore the History of World Religions

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    Discover the history behind the religions that have shaped humanity.

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    New TV Show Will Explore Julia Child's Time as a Spy

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    New TV Show Will Explore Julia Child's Time as a Spy

    ABC’s “Julia” will draw from the chef’s experiences at a World War II-era intelligence agency.

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    J.K. Rowling's Bestselling Mystery Series Hits the Small Screen in the U.K. This Month

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    J.K. Rowling's Bestselling Mystery Series Hits the Small Screen in the U.K. This Month

    Fans of "The Thin Man" and classic whodunits—mark your calendars for August 27th.

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    10 Touching Memoirs for Fans of <em>The Glass Castle</em>

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    The Farm from <em>Charlotte's Web</em> Could Be Your New Home

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    The Maine farm where E.B. White wrote and set his children’s classic is going for $3.7 million.

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