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The Animals

by Christian Kiefer

A heartbreaking tale of one man's quest for redemption, with exquisite prose and a contemporary noir feel.

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Eating Viet Nam: Dispatches from a Blue Plastic Table

by Graham Holliday

The ultimate food safari on the streets of Vietnam from the Noodlepie blogger.

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Knit Together

by Angela Dominguez

A mother and daughter combine their talents into a standout collaboration.

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Terms of Service: Social Media and the Price of Constant Connection

by Jacob Silverman

An incredibly detailed and eye-opening account of the state of social media, and the cost of constant connection.

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The Wilderness of Ruin: A Tale of Madness, Fire and the Hunt for America's Youngest Serial Killer

by Roseanne Montillo

A dramatically told history of murder, madness and urban growing pains.

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How to Be Drawn

by Terrance Hayes

A poetry collection from National Book Award-winner Terrence Hayes that will surprise, entertain, teach and sing to you.

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Inspector of the Dead

by David Morrell

A foggy gaslit Victorian mystery investigated by the elegantly drawn, opium-eating detective Thomas De Quincey.

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Poetry Notebook: Reflections on the Intensity of Language

by Clive James

A practical, witty and trenchant assessment of 20th-century British and American poetry.

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What Comes Next and How to Like It: A Memoir

by Abigail Thomas

Short essays by the author of A Three Dog Life reveal a life full of love, laughter, heartache and pain.

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Disney: The Return: Disney Lands by Ridley Pearson

Media Heat

Monday, March 30, 2015

On Fresh Air: Kevin Kruse, author of One Nation Under God: How Corporate America Invented Christian America (Basic, $29.99, 9780465049493).

On Diane Rehm: Benjamin Wittes and Gabriella Blum, authors of The Future of Violence: Robots and Germs, Hackers and Drones--Confronting a New Age of Threat (Basic, $29.99, 9780465089741).

Thursday, March 26, 2015

On KCRW's Bookworm: Rachel Kushner, author of The Strange Case of Rachel K (New Directions, $19.95, 9780811224215).

On the Daily Show: John Hargrove, co-author of Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish (Palgrave Macmillan, $26, 9781137280107).

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

On Diane Rehm: readers review All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr (Scribner, $27, 9781476746586).

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

On Diane Rehm: Martha Hodes, author of Mourning Lincoln (Yale University Press, $30, 9780300195804).

On the Daily Show: Jon Ronson, author of So You've Been Publicly Shamed (Riverhead, $27.95, 9781594487132).

Monday, March 23, 2015

On Fresh Air: John Hargrove, co-author of Beneath the Surface: Killer Whales, SeaWorld, and the Truth Beyond Blackfish (Palgrave Macmillan, $26, 9781137280107).

On Diane Rehm: Misty Copeland, author of Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina (Touchstone, $15.99, 9781476737997).

On the Daily Show: Ayaan Hirsi Ali, author of Heretic: Why Islam Needs a Reformation Now (Harper, $27.99, 9780062333933).

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