Nonfiction Previews, Apr. 2013, Pt. 1: Post-Election Wake-Up Calls from Barbara Garson, Vali Nasr, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, and More

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Bagli, Charles V. Other People’s Money: Inside the Housing Crisis and the Demise of the Greatest Real Estate Deal Ever Made. Dutton. Apr. 2013. 416p. ISBN 9780525952657. $27.95. BUSINESS/REAL ESTATE In 2006, real estate behemoth Tishman Speyer and its partner, BlackRock, bought Peter Cooper Village and Stuyvesant Town, a middle-class housing complex on New York’s […]

Nonfiction Previews, Feb. 2013, Pt. 3: Chagnon, Kaplan, Shlaes, and Tuszynska Court Controversy

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Bouton, Katherine. Shouting Won’t Help: Why I—and 50 Million Other Americans—Can’t Hear You. Sarah Crichton: Farrar. Feb. 2013. 272p. ISBN 9780374263041. $26. HEALTH & FITNESS/HEARING Nearly 20 percent of Americans suffer from some form of hearing loss, and Bouton, who was a senior editor at the New York Times for over two decades, is one […]

Nonfiction Previews, Jan. 2013, Pt. 4: Tracy Kidder, Michelle Rhee, Ali Smith, and More

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Nonfiction Previews, Jan. 2013, Pt. 4: Tracy Kidder, Michelle Rhee, Ali Smith, and More

Nonfiction Previews, November 2012, Pt. 2: Lil Wayne, Downton Abbey, & Courtney Love

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Nonfiction Previews, November 2012, Pt. 2: Lil Wayne, Downton Abbey, & Courtney Love

Nonfiction Previews, October 2012, Pt. 4: Meet Mao, Custer, & Chess Prodigy Phiona Mutesi

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Nonfiction Previews, October 2012, Pt. 4: Meet Mao, Custer, & Chess Prodigy Phiona Mutesi

Nonfiction Previews, October 2012, Pt. 2: Applebaum, Kurweil, & More

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Nonfiction Previews, October 2012, Pt. 2: Applebaum, Kurweil, & More

Nonfiction Previews, September 2012, Pt. 4: Brunson, Danza, and Leman Have Something To Teach

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Nonfiction Previews, September 2012, Pt. 4: Brunson, Danza, and Leman Have Something To Teach

Barbara’s Picks: September 2012, Pt. 1: Boyle, Chabon, Coplin, Ennis, Smith, Toobin

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Barbara’s Picks: September 2012, Pt. 1: Boyle, Chabon, Coplin, Ennis, Smith, Toobin

Nonfiction Previews, September 2012, Pt. 1: Kofi Annan, Thomas Ricks, and Roughneck Tom

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Nonfiction Previews, September 2012, Pt. 1: Kofi Annan, Thomas Ricks, and Roughneck Tom

From Mantel to Zafón: Ten Titles Just Announced for May 2012–June 2012

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From Mantel to Zafón: Ten Titles Just Announced for May 2012–June 2012