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Kirk Johnson's new book explores the 2009 theft of rare Victorian-era bird feathers from a British museum by an American music student.
The new book by author John Sedgwick is a dramatic, detailed and at times disturbing dive into Cherokee history.
On Friday and Saturday, the North Shore town will be bustling with big name authors like Ann Hood, Tom Perrotta and Stephen McCauley.
He was a booster for globalism. Now Ian Bremmer says it’s failed — and he sees trouble ahead. We speak with the author about his new book.
The book of short fiction explores how belongings and relationships often become intertwined.
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Lawrence Wright turns a keen eye to his home state of Texas. The new book is "God Save Texas."
Lipska is the author of "The Neuroscientist Who Lost Her Mind: My Tale of Madness And Recovery."
The goddess is perhaps best known for turning men into pigs in Homer's epic poem "The Odyssey." But in "Circe," author Madeline Miller offers a more intricate portrayal.
"The Overstory" is an epic novel that reimagines our living world and explores humanity's place in it.
In his book "In Sickness and In Health," Ben Mattlin chronicles "interabled" relationships between people with disabilities and people who are able-bodied.
Faced with his lover's impending marriage and his upcoming 50th birthday, the book's protagonist embarks on a series of adventures that go comically awry.
Scott Jurek broke the speed record for running the Appalachian Trail, navigating 2,189 miles — from Georgia to Maine — in 46 days, 8 hours and 7 minutes.
Damian McGinty ("Glee," "Celtic Thunder") tells the story of a musician with a serious case of butterflies until he finds himself performing for a very special -- and magical --...
In his new memoir, Pardlo explores his relationship with his father, an air traffic controller who was fired during the Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization strike of 1981.
With broads and dolls, crime and corruption, and a talking snake, Moore hopes the book serves as an escape for those who are feeling the same anger and annoyance with...
"Bricklayer Bill" was the 1917 Boston Marathon champion, best known for riding the rails to races and wearing a stars and stripes bandana. But that's only the beginning of his...
Kastor, a bronze medalist in Athens in 2004, talks with Here & Now's Alex Ashlock about her new book and the evolution of her running career.
Survivors of the Boston Marathon bombing are with us -- along with their furry friend Rescue -- to talk about their new children's book.
The new children's book "Rescue & Jessica" provides a window into the lives of two people injured in the Boston Marathon bombings in 2013.
George Harrar's novel centers on the ways a male professor accused of sexual misconduct tries to explain away the evidence against him.