Regular & Irregular Books of the Season | What We’re Reading

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New and seasoned “What We’re Reading” contributors discuss the books on their minds this week.

Busting & Building Bubbles | What We’re Reading

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The “What We’re Reading” crew on books that extend outside their comfort zone, aka bubble-busting books. A few bubble-building books creep into the narrative too…

Ch-ch-changes & Other Oddities | What We’re Reading

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“What We’re Reading” mourns David Bowie and talks about our best reads of last year.

Short on Pages, Long on Pleasure | Wyatt’s World

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Atwood’s tales of imagination, biting wit, and power; the heady, fantastic, and fantastical Calvino; a feast of the “Best American” short stories; Munro is a sure bet; and Rash’s talents include gems of atmosphere and description.

Returning to Stories: Five Continuations of Note | Wyatt’s World

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Five books with familiar characters, who reemerge in new locations and time periods.

Fiction Reviews | August 2013

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Reviews of MaddAddam, The Cartographer of No Man’s Land, and Rasputin’s Shadow, plus a full list of Fiction reviews from the August 2013 issue.

The Audies® | July 2013

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Winners of the 2013 Audie Awards, for excellence in audiobook narration and production.

Dystopias for Grown-ups | The Reader’s Shelf, June 1, 2012

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Dystopias for Grown-ups | The Reader’s Shelf, June 1, 2012

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