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Winter is a time to look back on the year and prepare for the future. Get in a thoughtful mood with the 10 best books of November 2019.
David Abulafia’s sweeping history “The Boundless Sea” touches on great explorers as well as war, trade, and migration.
Bernd Brunner shapes a cultural history of the season, showing that even at its bleakest, winter can be redemptive.
“Good Things Out of Nazareth” collects the thoughts of the Georgia-born author as she confided in mentors, colleagues, and friends.
Ravil Izhmukhametov sits outside his family’s house in the village of Sibilyakovo in Omsk region, Russia, Sept. 1, 2019.
Peter Longerich and Brendan Simms each shed light on the dictator’s role in not only Germany but also on the world stage.
Darryl Pinckney, author of “Busted in New York and Other Essays,” discusses the mainstreaming of black culture with Monitor writer Candace McDuffie.
Erin Morgenstern, bestselling author of "The Night Circus," answers questions about her latest novel, including where she finds inspiration.
John Becker and Megan Scott, authors of the ninth edition of “Joy of Cooking,” answer questions about family legacy, cooking technique, and more.
Whether you use them as a guidebooks or as inspiration, or both, the best cookbooks of 2019 offer delectable recipes and a sense of place.
A biography follows the singer from her upbringing in a conservative Texas town to her (too brief) career as a raw-voiced blues and rock superstar.
Award-winning writer and decorated Marine Elliot Ackerman discusses his book, "Places and Names: On War, Revolution, and Returning" during an hour-long interview with the Monitor's Martin Kuz at the Boston Book Festival.
“Peanuts” was one of the most influential American comics. A new collection of meditative, charming essays explores the strip’s cultural impact.
Computer science professor Melanie Mitchell clears up misconceptions about machine learning in “Artificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans.”
Alexandra Horowitz’s “Our Dogs, Ourselves” and Clive Wynne’s “Dog is Love” explore the scientific particulars behind your pooch’s adoration.
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