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ArtsBeat: Rare Early Proof of ‘The Bell Jar’ to Be Auctioned 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 23:49:28 GMT 
    A second-hand copy of the 1963 novel, written under the pseudonym Victoria Lucas, sat on a shelf for three decades. Now it’s expected to sell for a few thousand dollars.









ArtsBeat: James Bond to Find an Old Acquaintance in New Novel: Pussy Galore 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 16:49:27 GMT 
    The author Anthony Horowitz reveals some details of his coming James Bond novel, “Trigger Mortis.”









David McCullough: By the Book 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 12:00:01 GMT 
    The author, most recently, of “The Wright Brothers” originally planned to write fiction. “Again and again come vivid reminders that the truth often is not only stranger than fiction, but far more remarkable as a story.”









Travel 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    New books take us on a quest for Atlantis, and to Kilimanjaro, Amsterdam, Vietnam, Scandinavia and elsewhere.









Science Fiction and Fantasy 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    Naomi Novik’s “Uprooted,” Terry Pratchett’s “A Blink of the Screen” and more.









‘I Take You,’ by Eliza Kennedy 
  Thu, 28 May 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    In Eliza Kennedy’s salty first novel, a young lawyer named Lily is having serious doubts about getting married.









ArtsBeat: Dashiell Hammett Papers Go to University of South Carolina 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 19:50:45 GMT 
    The Dashiell Hammett archives include hundreds of letters and a replica of the Maltese Falcon.









ArtsBeat: Margaret Atwood Delivers Work to Be Published in 2114 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 15:57:37 GMT 
    Ms. Atwood provided the first work in the “Future Library” project taking place in Oslo.









Children’s Books: Winged Wonders 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 13:00:01 GMT 
    With poetic words and stunning photographs, “Sweep Up the Sun” salutes birds in flight.









Horror 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 09:30:02 GMT 
    The season’s horror books include Clive Barker’s “The Scarlet Gospels” and Andrew Pyper’s “The Damned.”









‘Seveneves,’ by Neal Stephenson 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 09:30:02 GMT 
    In Neal Stephenson’s latest novel, Earth’s moon suddenly and spontaneously breaks apart into seven large pieces.









Stephen King’s ‘Finders Keepers’ 
  Wed, 27 May 2015 09:30:02 GMT 
    Laura Lippman reviews Stephen King’s “Finders Keepers,” the second entry in a planned trilogy that began with “Mr. Mercedes.”









‘Ty Cobb: A Terrible Beauty,’ by Charles Leerhsen 
  Tue, 26 May 2015 15:43:16 GMT 
    Charles Leerhsen’s biography of Ty Cobb reassesses the toxic reputation of one of baseball’s greatest players.









Bookends: Does an Award Like the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction Help or Hurt the Cause of Women Writers? 
  Tue, 26 May 2015 15:14:10 GMT 
    Zoë Heller and Dana Stevens debate the merit of literary prizes for which only women compete.









Hollywood 
  Tue, 26 May 2015 09:30:02 GMT 
    Lisa Schwarzbaum reviews new books about Alfred Hitchcock, Judy Garland, Orson Welles and more.







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ArtsBeat: Rare Early Proof of ‘The Bell Jar’ to Be Auctioned  Thu, 28 May 2015 23:49:28 GMT
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