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In our April newsletter, Roger shares Archy's "the lesson of the moth" in honor of National Poetry Month (plus some other great events and booklists).

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Test your literary taste buds: can you tell which option comes from a timeless literary giant, rather than a current writer?

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Olivia Kitteridge fans, take note: Elizabeth Strout has a new one for you.

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Need a perfect pair for your book club to discuss? Look no further.

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Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg's new book, Lean In, is stirring the pot. We fear it may fall short of its deserved audience, because the subject matter could turn many people off before they make it to the content. Will you weigh in on the discussion?

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A smorgasbord of delights. Twenty-five tasty titles from around the world presented for your delectation.

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Check out our March eNewsletter for book club pairings, short story suggestions, and more.

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There aren’t many people who can write a new memoir every decade and say something fresh, but there is one who can: former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.

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Let's take a closer look at the books tied to five of the nine 2013 Best Picture nominees: Lincoln (based on Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Team of Rivals); Life of Pi (Yann Martel’s novel); The Silver Linings Playbook (based on Matthew Quick’s novel); Les Misérables (Victor Hugo’s epic); and the big winner, Argo (Argo: How the CIA and Hollywood Pulled Off the Most Audacious Rescue in History by Antonio Mendez and Matt Baglio).

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The Aviator's Wife is a new novel with a popular premise, and Melanie Benjamin is the latest author to take on the mysterious wife of a famous man.
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