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Former Navy SEAL Team Member Investigated for Bin Laden Disclosures 
  Fri, 31 Oct 2014 02:34:35 GMT 
    A former Navy SEAL who wrote a best seller about the raid that killed Osama bin Laden is under criminal investigation for disclosing classified material.








Books of The Times: Emily St. John Mandel’s ‘Station Eleven,’ a Flu Apocalypse 
  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:54:48 GMT 
    Emily St. John Mandel’s novel “Station Eleven” envisions a world in which a strain of flu wipes out most of civilization.








Horror From Cemetery Dance, EC Archives, Centipede Press 
  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:23:14 GMT 
    On Halloween, a look at three small publishers of horror novels and comics.








Children's Books: 'Red Knit Cap Girl and the Reading Tree' by Naoko Stoop 
  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:05:07 GMT 
    In the third offering in the Red Knit Cap Girl picture-book series, the heroine and her animal friends create a library in an inviting tree.








Bruce Springsteen: By the Book 
  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:00:04 GMT 
    The musician and author of the new picture book “Outlaw Pete” likes reading about cosmology: “I find men and women struggling to answer the deepest questions we can ask freeing.”








Best Illustrated Books 
  Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:50:38 GMT 
    The New York Times Best Illustrated Children’s Books of 2014, with sample artwork from each.


ArtsBeat: Have You Got Questions for Gillian Flynn or Cheryl Strayed? 
  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:48:24 GMT 
    Let us know what you would ask these best-selling authors.








ArtsBeat: Seattle Sorts Library Books Faster than New York? Fuhgeddaboudit 
  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:17:56 GMT 
    New York’s library book sorter has proven itself superior to one in Washington state is a friendly competition this year.








Books of The Times: ‘Respect’ Tells Aretha Franklin’s Life Story 
  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 22:02:39 GMT 
    “Respect” is David Ritz’s latest biography, this one about the life of Aretha Franklin.








Newly Released: Books by David Nicholls and Edward St. Aubyn 
  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 21:29:59 GMT 
    Recent releases include fiction by David Nicholls, Edward St. Aubyn, Yannick Grannec and Ludmilla Petrushevskaya.








Emmanuel Carrère’s New Book Profiles Edward Limonov 
  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:32:49 GMT 
    Emmanuel Carrère’s new book profiles Edward Limonov, the bad boy of Soviet dissident writers.








Galway Kinnell, Plain-Spoken Poet, Is Dead at 87 
  Wed, 29 Oct 2014 15:02:23 GMT 
    Mr. Kinnell’s works could encompass celebrations of Manhattan street life and meditations on mortality. In 1983, he won a Pulitzer and a National Book Award.


ArtsBeat: Authors Auction Off Novelistic Naming Rights 
  Tue, 28 Oct 2014 21:33:15 GMT 
    Literary figures give readers a literal entree into their novels.








Books of The Times: ‘The Book of Strange New Things,’ by Michel Faber 
  Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:48:09 GMT 
    In Michel Faber’s novel “The Book of Strange New Things,” a missionary dispatched to a faraway planet gets desperate missives from his wife.








Bookends: Have You Ever Had a Relationship End Because of a Book? 
  Tue, 28 Oct 2014 14:00:03 GMT 
    Zoë Heller and Anna Holmes discuss the havoc books can wreak on relationships.






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