Sept. 2-8: An 'Idiot' Heart, A Fringe History And 'The End Of Men'

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Correction: A previous version of this story mistakenly listed Gillian Flynn's Gone Girl as coming out in paperback this week.

In softcover, Found creator Davy Rothbart discusses his frequent failings at love, Robert Sullivan follows the footnotes of the American Revolution Hannah Rosin heralds a new era of female dominance.

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