The Zero-Validity Environment, from Jason Kelly

Check out an excerpt from The 3% Signal, wherein the author explains why we can’t seem to learn from previous mistakes when it comes to the financial markets.

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Nick Hornby's Latest Novel Is Here: Funny Girl


A Life Without Light: Girl in the Dark by Anna Lyndsey


Let Me Say I Love You: The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessy


To Charm and to Devastate: Edith Pearlman's Honeydew


Newbery Medal Winner The Crossover by Kwame Alexander: Not Just for Kids


Reif Larsen's Kaleidoscope of a Novel: I Am Radar


February 27, 2015

Parsing the World of Vitamins: Catherine Price's Vitamania

In her new book, Vitamania: Our Obsessive Quest for Nutritional Perfection, Price examines the roots of our obsession with and confusion about nutrition, and takes it further as she visits manufacturers and labs and test kitchens to uncover the history, hype, and more. Enjoy an excerpt from the book, here.

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February 26, 2015

A Geneticist and His Baby: Graeme Simsion's The Rosie Effect

Becoming a new parent is scary for anyone, but for the super-organized, ultra-efficient, emotionally deficient Australian geneticist Don Tillman in Graeme Simsion's new novel, it’s catastrophic, meltdown material.

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February 25, 2015

Life Inside Walter Reed with Adele Levine, PT

Adele Levine's story is a unique perspective of the life after war and the road to recovery.

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February 24, 2015

Future Crimes: How Much Danger Are We Really In?

Marc Goodman’s new book, Future Crimes, covers the facts – and faults – of our technological safety both present and future.

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February 23, 2015

The Teacher's Life: The Half Brother by Holly LeCraw

Prep school novels are their own category of books, and they always seem to enthrall people, exposing to them a side of life that many don’t experience.

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February 22, 2015

Taking Flight: Michaela DePrince's True Story

Last year, I watched a documentary called “First Position.” The film followed the stories of a handful of young dancers as they tried to land a coveted spot at the American Ballet Theater. One of the dancers, Michaela DePrince, stood out in the film. Taking Flight is her story.

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February 21, 2015

Jacqueline Briskin's Dreams Are Not Enough: An Excerpt

Three of Jacqueline Briskin's many great novels are newly available in eBook format: Dreams Are Not Enough, Too Much Too Soon, and Everything and More. Read on for an excerpt from Dreams Are Not Enough.

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