Articles by: Susan Salter Reynolds

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A Guide to Being Born

A Guide to Being Born

By RAMONA AUSUBEL

Tales of everyday lives, suffused with a Picasso-esque vision.

Posted by × June 6, 2013 ×

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The Movement of Stars

The Movement of Stars

by AMY BRILL

Charting a love affair between astronomers from worlds apart.

Posted by × April 22, 2013 ×

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Working Woman: An Interview with Marisa Silver

Working Woman: An Interview with Marisa Silver

The author of Mary Coin on photography, teenagers, and writing a new kind of biography.

Posted by × March 7, 2013 ×

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The Pinecone

The Pinecone

By JENNY UGLOW

How an English church was transformed into a work of highly personal art.

Posted by × January 16, 2013 ×

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It’s Fine By Me

It’s Fine By Me

By PER PETTERSON; Translated from the Norwegian by DON BARTLETT

The acclaimed Norwegian novelist captures the angst of youth and evokes the work of Raymond Carver.

Posted by × October 15, 2012 ×

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A New Creation Story

A New Creation Story

Three books ponder our intimate relationship with the natural world.

Posted by × June 18, 2012 ×

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When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice

When Women Were Birds: Fifty-four Variations on Voice

By TERRY TEMPEST WILLIAMS

After her mother’s death, the author and environmentalist found a silent mystery.

Posted by × April 24, 2012 ×

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The Last Nude

The Last Nude

By ELLIS AVERY

The true story of an artist and her model inspires a tale of obsession and its consequences.

Posted by × January 5, 2012 ×

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Ghost Lights

Ghost Lights

By LYDIA MILLET

A lonely man finds salvation by assuming the unlikely role of rescuer.

Posted by × November 9, 2011 ×

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You Deserve Nothing

You Deserve Nothing

By ALEXANDER MAKSIK

A teacher devoted to his students becomes the object of more than academic interest.

Posted by × September 6, 2011 ×