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For Novelist Jennifer Egan, 'The Joy Of Writing Is Being Delivered Out Of My Life'

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Prolific Suspense Writer Mary Higgins Clark Turns 90 On Christmas Eve

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Poetry's Not Dead, And Here Are Books To Help Appreciate It

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A Look At The Man Who Started 21st Century Fox

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The Last Black Unicorn

Tiffany Haddish: 'I Know What I'm Supposed To Do Here On This Earth'

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The State of Affairs

As Marriage Standards Change, A Therapist Recommends 'Rethinking Infidelity'

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Critic's 'Ghost List' Has Books, Music And A TV Show That Deserve A Second Look

The British TV series National Treasure (available on Hulu) features Robbie Coltrane as a beloved comedian who has been accused of sexual assault, and Julie Walters (right) and Andrea Riseborough as his wife and daughter.Joss Barratt/Huluhide caption

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Critic's 'Ghost List' Has Books, Music And A TV Show That Deserve A Second Look

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Showstopping Holiday Desserts For Home Cooks Of All Skill Levels

Step by step visual instructions for rolling the pavlova with peaches and blackberries. We use plums instead of peaches for our holiday version.Peden + Munkhide caption

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Showstopping Holiday Desserts For Home Cooks Of All Skill Levels

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Maureen Corrigan Picks Books To Close Out A Chaotic 2017
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Maureen Corrigan Picks Books To Close Out A Chaotic 2017

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'Ferdinand' The Peaceful Bull Gets His First Full-Length Film

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'Ferdinand' The Peaceful Bull Gets His First Full-Length Film

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Examining The Role Self Awareness Plays In Sexual Harassment

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In A New Novel, The 'Lost Prayers' Of A Gay Teen Bullied To Death
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In A New Novel, The 'Lost Prayers' Of A Gay Teen Bullied To Death

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The Only Girl in the World

A Father's Cruel Mission To Create 'The Only Girl In The World'

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25 Years Later, He Speaks To The Man Who Killed His Son

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25 Years Later, He Speaks To The Man Who Killed His Son

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