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5 Novels Whose Main Characters Are Shut-ins

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5 Novels Whose Main Characters Are Shut-ins

Characters, as a rule, should possess agency. They must be capable of changing the course of the plot, of meeting conflict, or else they’re just...
21 Things We Learned at the Dennis Lehane #BNAuthorEvent

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21 Things We Learned at the Dennis Lehane #BNAuthorEvent

Dennis Lehane, author of Mystic River, Gone Baby Gone, and Shutter Island, as well as writer for The Wire and Boardwalk Empire, dropped by the Barnes...
What to Read Next If You Liked This is Where I Leave You, Station Eleven, The Drop, The Best of Me, or The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace

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What to Read Next If You Liked This is Where I Leave You, Station Eleven, The Drop, The Best of Me, or The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace

It’s no surprise that Jonathan Tropper’s This is Where I Leave You was made into a movie. Already, the book reads like just the kind of...

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A Relentless Thriller Moves from Page to Screen in Dennis Lehane’s The Drop

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A Relentless Thriller Moves from Page to Screen in Dennis Lehane’s The Drop

Fans of author Dennis Lehane know that his novels are smart, sharp page-turners. They’re thickly plotted, laced with violence, and frequently...
What to Read in September

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What to Read in September

Each month we ask a panel of our bloggers to suggest a book based on what they’re reading right now. Here’s what we think you should read this month!...
FACEOFF: A Conversation with Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly

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FACEOFF: A Conversation with Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly

Our interviewer had a conversation with Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly, whose story “Red Eye,” starring their series heroes Patrick Kenzie...
We Were Liars Author E. Lockhart Recommends Her Favorite Suspense Novels

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We Were Liars Author E. Lockhart Recommends Her Favorite Suspense Novels

E. Lockhart’s jaw-dropper of a novel We Were Liars is out today—and it’s one of those books you should read right away, before someone...
The Worst Mothers in Fiction and Film

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The Worst Mothers in Fiction and Film

Mother’s Day is upon us—what better time to look at The Worst Mothers of Crime Fiction? If you’d like to get all passive-aggressive in your...

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