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Romance Roundup: Treasure Hunters, Disgraced Naval Officers, and Animal Shelter Volunteers

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Romance Roundup: Treasure Hunters, Disgraced Naval Officers, and Animal Shelter Volunteers

This week’s Romance Roundup includes a woman on a quest for some sunken treasure, a high society lady who thought she was a widow—until her husband...
The Best New Thrillers of August 2019

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The Best New Thrillers of August 2019

August is here, and with it a fresh batch of world-class thrillers to keep your heart pounding through the dog days. This month sees the arrival of the...
The Best New Mysteries of August 2019

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The Best New Mysteries of August 2019

Summer is heating up, gumshoes! Time to shrug off your sticky trench coat, put down your magnifying glass (which is now a fire hazard), and lounge on the...
Illustration from The Stand by Bernie Wrightson

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The Man in Black: 5 Memorable Appearances of Stephen King’s Most Reliable Boogeyman

He’s a shadow, a magician, perhaps a demon. But you must admit, he’s got style. Longtime readers of Stephen King’s many novels have...
Explore the Many Worlds of James Patterson

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Explore the Many Worlds of James Patterson

While other writers may be satisfied working in one genre, for years James Patterson has been quietly taking over every single literary category in the...
The Best New Fiction of August 2019

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The Best New Fiction of August 2019

Historical fiction fans have hit the jackpot this month. Two Cold War-era novels, a new series by Preston & Child centered on the infamous Donner...
Your Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Reading List

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Your Once Upon a Time in Hollywood Reading List

Every new film by Quentin Tarantino—nine of them so far—is an event. Especially as he continues to affirm that he plans to only make 10, leading us to...
10 Offbeat and Groundbreaking Musicals in the Criterion Collection

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10 Offbeat and Groundbreaking Musicals in the Criterion Collection

Singing and dancing…what’s not to love? Though the genre has had its ups and downs in film history, there’s a reason musicals have...
Empty Nests Prompt Heroines to Step Outside of Their Comfort Zones in Debbie Macomber’s Window on the Bay

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Empty Nests Prompt Heroines to Step Outside of Their Comfort Zones in Debbie Macomber’s Window on the Bay

While many a parent may rejoice at getting their house back when their college-bound kids take off for the university life, some might feel a tad restless...
Romance Roundup: Dragon Shifters, Undercover SEALs, and Small-Town Innkeepers

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Romance Roundup: Dragon Shifters, Undercover SEALs, and Small-Town Innkeepers

This week’s Romance Roundup includes two women who find themselves torn between two men, a very special, supernatural lady who gets protection from a...
Thank You, Teachers: Barnes & Noble Presents Back to School Educator Appreciation Days

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Thank You, Teachers: Barnes & Noble Presents Back to School Educator Appreciation Days

In celebration of all that school teachers and administrators do for local communities, Barnes & Noble would like to do something extra for them in...
6 Crime Writers Who Ended a Series Voluntarily

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6 Crime Writers Who Ended a Series Voluntarily

Having a hit series of books and a popular character that readers respond to is usually the dream of an author of an genre, but especially the authors of...

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