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Paula McLain Wrote a Thriller — and This Time, It’s Personal

Paula McLain Wrote a Thriller — and This Time, It’s Personal

Paula McLain Wrote a Thriller — and This Time, It’s Personal Paula McLain Wrote a Thriller — and This Time, It’s Personal McLain’s latest main character is Anna Hart, a San Francisco detective who grew up in foster care and is on the run from a mysterious horrific event. She lands in Mendocino, Calif., and is drawn into the search …

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Beverly Cleary Wrote About Real Life, and Her Readers Loved Her for It

Beverly Cleary Wrote About Real Life, and Her Readers Loved Her for It

Beverly Cleary Wrote About Real Life, and Her Readers Loved Her for It Beverly Cleary Wrote About Real Life, and Her Readers Loved Her for It Like real people, Cleary’s characters make messes, slam doors, leave nasty notes on the kitchen counter and bicker at the dinner table. Who can forget the time Ramona refused to eat the “yucky” beef …

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Art Mystery Solved: Who Wrote on Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’?

Art Mystery Solved: Who Wrote on Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’?

Art Mystery Solved: Who Wrote on Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’? Art Mystery Solved: Who Wrote on Edvard Munch’s ‘The Scream’? Lasse Jacobsen, a research librarian at the Munch Museum in Oslo who works with Munch’s collected writings, confirmed Guleng’s findings. The infrared photographs, he said, made it “much easier to see the words, and there are some letters in his …

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How I Wrote the Pandemic: The Writer of ‘Locked Down’ Explains

How I Wrote the Pandemic: The Writer of ‘Locked Down’ Explains

How I Wrote the Pandemic: The Writer of ‘Locked Down’ Explains How I Wrote the Pandemic: The Writer of ‘Locked Down’ Explains How do you tell the story of the coronavirus pandemic? How will the events of the past year — both catastrophic and intangible, global and intimate, diffuse but interconnected — be inevitably abridged for audiences of the future? …

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Christina Crosby, 67, Dies; Feminist Scholar Wrote of Becoming Disabled

Christina Crosby, 67, Dies; Feminist Scholar Wrote of Becoming Disabled

Christina Crosby, 67, Dies; Feminist Scholar Wrote of Becoming Disabled Christina Crosby, 67, Dies; Feminist Scholar Wrote of Becoming Disabled Christina Crosby, an athletic woman who had just turned 50, was three miles into her bicycle-riding regimen near her home in Connecticut when her front spokes snagged a branch. The bike stopped dead, hurling Dr. Crosby to the pavement, the …

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Raised on Le Carré, He Wrote a Thriller Dipped in Poison

Raised on Le Carré, He Wrote a Thriller Dipped in Poison

Raised on Le Carré, He Wrote a Thriller Dipped in Poison Raised on Le Carré, He Wrote a Thriller Dipped in Poison The experience motivated Lebedev to write his first novel, “Oblivion,” which explored the legacy of the Soviet prison camp system in a way that, according to Bouis, who has translated all but one of his novels, no Russian …

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Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80

Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80

Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80 Kim Chernin, Who Wrote About Women, Weight and Identity, Dies at 80 Kim Chernin, a feminist author and counselor who wrote with compassion about female body dysmorphia and its cultural causes, as well as her own upbringing as the daughter of a fiery Communist organizer jailed for her …

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‘Sign o’ the Times’: How Prince Wrote and Recorded a Classic Song

‘Sign o’ the Times’: How Prince Wrote and Recorded a Classic Song

‘Sign o’ the Times’: How Prince Wrote and Recorded a Classic Song ‘Sign o’ the Times’: How Prince Wrote and Recorded a Classic Song “There’s a lot of things I can say about ’87. Pro and con, mostly pro. But I’m not a speechmaker so I’ll do what I do best.” [playing “Sign o’ the Times”] “If y’all want to …

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Stephanie Winston Wolkoff Wrote the Book on Melania Trump

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff Wrote the Book on Melania Trump

Stephanie Winston Wolkoff Wrote the Book on Melania Trump Stephanie Winston Wolkoff Wrote the Book on Melania Trump This week, the latest Trump tell-all hit bookshelves. “Melania & Me” by Stephanie Winston Wolkoff is billed as an inside look at “the rise and fall” of a close friendship with the first lady, whose opaque mien, willingness to buck White House …

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Why Alyssa Cole Put Romance Aside and Wrote a Thriller About Gentrification

Why Alyssa Cole Put Romance Aside and Wrote a Thriller About Gentrification

Why Alyssa Cole Put Romance Aside and Wrote a Thriller About Gentrification Why Alyssa Cole Put Romance Aside and Wrote a Thriller About Gentrification One aspect of the book is “Oh yeah, it’s a conspiracy book,” but it’s not, because the majority of situations are inspired by real things. So it’s been frankly bizarre, and I’ve had to hold myself …

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