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ArtsBeat: Ready Thyself for an All-Night Philosophy Jam

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 10:47am
At “A Night of Philosophy,” more than 60 philosophers will hold forth on knotty problems in logic, ethics, metaphysics and religion






‘All the Old Knives,’ by Olen Steinhauer

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 9:46am
Olen Steinhauer’s thriller takes place, almost entirely, across a restaurant table.






Hanya Yanagihara’s ‘A Little Life’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 03/30/2015 - 9:33am
In Hanya Yanagihara’s novel, four friends from college grapple with adulthood in New York.






ArtsBeat: Fancy Nancy Lands a TV Deal With Disney

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 3:18pm
Disney Junior will make an animated television movie and weekly show from the best-selling “Fancy Nancy” book series.






ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: ‘The Folded Clock’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 11:51am
Heidi Julavits discusses “The Folded Clock”; Alexandra Alter has news from the literary world; Jeffrey Lieberman talks about “Shrinks”; and Gregory Cowles has best-seller news.






‘Washington’s Revolution,’ by Robert Middlekauff

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:39am
Despite a ragtag army, Washington plotted the way to victory.

Kent Russell’s ‘I Am Sorry to Think I Have Raised a Timid Son’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:39am
Essays consider a range of American masculinities, especially at home.

‘The Upstairs Wife,’ by Rafia Zakaria

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:38am
A personal look at the place of women in Pakistani culture.

‘The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot,’ by Blaine Harden

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:36am
A pilot escapes North Korea in the Cold War’s early days.

‘The Boatmaker,’ by John Benditt

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:36am
In this first novel, a loner is intent on a greater understanding of the civilized world, and his place in it.

‘Richard John Neuhaus,’ by Randy Boyagoda

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:35am
A biography of the Rev. Richard John Neuhaus, an intellectual maverick of 20th-century Roman Catholicism.

‘My Documents,’ by Alejandro Zambra

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:34am
Alejandro Zambra’s stories draw from the age of computers and the legacy of Pinochet.

Thomas McGuane’s ‘Crow Fair’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:34am
Thomas McGuane’s story collection, his first in nine years, returns to the untamed spaces of his native Montana.

‘The Folded Clock,’ by Heidi Julavits

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 10:33am
Time loops and circles forward in the essays that make up Heidi Julavits’s diary.

Inside the List

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 7:30am
Jill Alexander Essbaum, whose “Hausfrau” is No. 16 on the hardcover fiction list, once called the Bible “a voluptuous buffet of bawd!”

The Shortlist: Kate Alcott’s ‘A Touch of Stardust,’ and More

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 5:54am
New books by Kate Alcott, Michael Callahan, Angelina Mirabella and Christopher Noxon.

Open Book: Losing the Plot

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Fri, 03/27/2015 - 4:00am
Heidi Julavits says she used to associate journal-keeping “with uncertainty — it was about wondering about my future and who I would be.”

‘The Opposite of Spoiled,’ by Ron Lieber

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 11:35am
How to talk with children about money.






‘Shrinks,’ by Jeffrey A. Lieberman with Ogi Ogas

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:23am
A look at psychiatry’s evolution from pseudoscience to therapeutic tool.

Author’s Note: Writers Old and Young: Staring Across the Moat

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Thu, 03/26/2015 - 7:20am
When, sooner than they can possibly imagine, young writers turn into old writers, what then?
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