'The Witches of Eastwick' ride again in John Updike's none-too-successful sequel.
Sarah Vowell offers her witty take on the Puritans who settled the Massachusetts Bay Colony in 1630.
This illustrated version of Bob Dylan's "Forever Young" is a great read for kids and a scavenger hunt for adults.
To understand the French, study the revolution.
A rewarding portrait of rural life from an author silent for more than three decades.
Gregory Maguire brings the characters of "Wicked" into a sequel.
A young girl and a concierge find kinship.
This isn't your granddaughter's Snow White.
Marcella Hazan's memoir tells of her lasting marriage of love and cuisine.
How rugby helped to unite South Africa.
Dick Cheney became the most influential vice president in US history.
How a stray kitten helped a Midwestern town through its darkest days.
Chilling on-the-ground accounts of war in both Iraq and Afghanistan.
The tragic story of a group of Americans who sought a better life in 1930s Russia.
A young girl dreams of Siberia and of skies that are "cold and clear."
Americans from all walks of life share their personal credos in 500-word essays.
A compelling portrait of China's new working class.
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