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Out of Office, The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working from Home, by Charlie Warzel and Anne Helen Petersen

Out of Office, The Big Problem and Bigger Promise of Working from Home, by Charlie Warzel and Anne Helen Petersen […]

book cover for Sweat, A history of Exercise by Bill Hayes
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Sweat, A History of Exercise, by Bill Hayes

Sweat, A History of Exercise, by Bill Hayes (Bloomsbury, 221 pages) Every time a new study comes out about the […]

Illustrated book cover of How to Live Like a Monk,with simple graphic drawings
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How To Live Like a Monk, Medieval Wisdom for Modern Life, by Daniele Cybulskie

How To Live Like a Monk, Medieval Wisdom for Modern Life, by Daniele Cybulskie (Abbeville Press, 175 pages) When modernity […]

These Precious Days by Ann Patchett
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These Precious Days, by Ann Patchett

These Precious Days, by Ann Patchett (Harper, 320 pages) The Ann Patchett craze somehow eluded me, although I know people […]

book cover for Powder Days by Heather Hansman
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Powder Days, by Heather Hansman

Powder Days, by Heather Hansman (Hanover Square Press, 264 pages) Heather Hansman learned to love skiing in New England, even […]

book cover of On Animals by Susan Orlean
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On Animals, by Susan Orlean

On Animals, by Susan Orlean (Avid Reader Press, 237 pages) Susan Orlean had me at “Shiftless Little Loafers,” her 1996 […]

festive book cover for A Literary Holiday Cookbook
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Gift Guide – A book and a …

Gift ideas for book lovers As holiday gifts go, you can’t do much better than books. They’re easy to wrap, […]

cover of book You Can't Be Serious, image of author sitting while hands fix his shirt, hair, and makeup
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You Can’t Be Serious, by Kal Penn

You Can’t Be Serious, by Kal Penn (Gallery, 367 pages) You may know Kal Penn as a resident on the […]

book cover for Once Upon a Wardrobe
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Once Upon a Wardrobe, by Patti Callahan

Once Upon a Wardrobe, by Patti Callahan (Harper Muse, 320 pages) His good friend J.R.R. Tolkien might be more popular […]

Book cover of Pastoral Song by James Rebanks, featuring a green field with trees and cows
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Pastoral Song, by James Rebanks

Pastoral Song, by James Rebanks (Custom House, 294 pages) Occasionally a book does so well across the Atlantic that publishers […]

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