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Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:57:59 GMTMichael Lewis“The Undoing Project: A Friendship That Changed Our Minds” looks at the groundbreaking collaboration between the psychologists Daniel Kahneman and Amos Tversky.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:24:07 GMTAnna KendrickThe actress, singer and author of “Scrappy Little Nobody” would love to be a bath reader, “but the Parisian charm wears off after five minutes, and then I just want to be dry.”
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 22:41:26 GMTThe year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 22:00:14 GMTMagical realism infuses one story collection; sex and faith underpin another. And a debut novel grabs your attention.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 16:23:40 GMTNew travel books include “The Timbuktu School for Nomads” and “The Humorless Ladies of Border Control.”
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 20:42:04 GMTTrevor Noah, host of “The Daily Show,” in 2015. His memoir provides a harrowing look at life in South Africa under apartheid and then after that era.His memoir provides a harrowing look, through the prism of Mr. Noah’s family, at life in South Africa under apartheid, and the country’s entry into a postapartheid era.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 19:33:01 GMTThis collection of newly discovered stories is part of a large body of work by this filmmaker, playwright and writer, who died young.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 01:27:58 GMTSuggested reading by book critics and editors at The New York Times.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:09:08 GMTSt. Peter’s Square in Vatican City.Robert Harris’s new thriller, “Conclave,” is a tightly woven tale about power machinations at the top of the Roman Catholic Church.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:35:42 GMTStatue of Moses by Frantisek Bilek, 1905.Avivah Gottlieb Zornberg’s “Moses: A Human Life” shows a man facing the divine and the elusive meaning of life.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 23:18:38 GMTNew books include “Treasured Lands: A Photographic Odyssey Through America’s National Parks.”
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:28:49 GMTLenny Bruce performing in the 1950s.Michael Krasny’s “Let There Be Laughter” is celebration of Jewish humor.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:23:02 GMTJoshua Jelly-Schapiro’s “Island People,” about the Caribbean, is the product of more than a dozen years of extended visits to the region.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:14:50 GMTRichard McGuire’s charming “Sequential Drawings” collects over a decade’s worth of spot illustrations for The New Yorker.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 22:08:08 GMTEmily Warren RoeblingJulie Scelfo’s book positions itself as an antidote to the historiographical tradition of forgetting — and belatedly remembering — women.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:56:46 GMTJon StewartChris Smith’s oral history traces the 16-year sprint that turned “The Daily Show” from a second-rate cable presentation into a vital institution in American politics and the media.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 21:46:33 GMT“The Reluctant Bride”Therese Oneill’s “Unmentionable” transports us back to the world of middle-class 19th-century women, emphasizing the messy details that costume dramas airbrush out.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 20:04:01 GMTTiffany is carried away by one of the three robbers: From “A Treasury of 8 Books.”Revisit Tomi Ungerer’s surprising stories, pretend to cook and more in these large-format illustrated books.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 19:07:43 GMTA quiet moment at Foxhollow Farm in 1930.Glossy new books devoted to the lavish retreats of American “country house” living.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 18:57:26 GMTA portrait of Victoria in 1859, at age 40, by Franz Xaver Winterhalter.Two new books arrive at the same conclusion: Queen Victoria wasn’t as Victorian as she’s been made out to be — especially behind the bedroom door.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 20:37:05 GMTFrom Daido Moriyama’s series “Tokyo Color.”New books showcase the photos of Daido Moriyama, Sally Mann and others.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 17:00:17 GMTNew books look at the careers of Brian Wilson, Paul Simon and other music stars.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:50:18 GMTPeople who see sports as an escape from the real world might be surprised at just how often the two overlap.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:43:37 GMT“Classic German Baking,” “Dorie’s Cookies” and more.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 16:42:36 GMTNew cookbooks include an elaborate approach to home cooking and recipes with strong regional identities.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:00:23 GMTPoetician (2016), by Birgitta Jónsdóttir | In Iceland, people of all ages and every walk of life compose and publish verse. Cold, damp weather and long winter nights may be among the reasons.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 04:51:07 GMTProf. Bruce Mazlish of M.I.T. in 1972, the year he published his best-known book, “In Search of Nixon: A Psychohistorical Inquiry.”Mr. Mazlish created controversy with psychoanalytic biographies of living world leaders, including one about Richard M. Nixon.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 19:35:15 GMTMarian Bagnulo, 4, observes as volunteers prepare the Greenlight Bookstore’s new location in Prospect Lefferts Garden.This may be the ultimate book nerd’s fantasy, but it’s also hard work. We talked to some Brooklyn experts.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 18:04:45 GMTReaders respond to Zadie Smith’s By the Book interview and more.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:51:17 GMTBoldface names and bold debuts are among those on this year’s list of 100 Notable Books.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 17:33:57 GMTCarrie Fisher and Harrison Ford on the set of the 1978 “Star Wars Holiday” TV special.In “The Princess Diarist,” Carrie Fisher dishes about her life inside the “Star Wars” industrial complex. SPOILER ALERT!