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Night Ocean
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Night Ocean

Night Ocean
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‘The Night Ocean’: A Nested Novel

Paul La Farge’s new novel “The Night Ocean” contains books within books within books, like a literary version of a Russian nesting doll.

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South and West

South and West
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'South and West' Wanders Into American Life

Though it consists mainly of succinct anecdotes and interviews, this notebook’s poignant observations and musings are fascinating thanks to Didion’s eye for detail and the relevance of the topics she discusses to this troubling world we live in today.

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Flaneuse cover
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‘Flâneuse’ is a Delightfully Aimless Look at Aimlessness

Is flânerie, this art of idling, possible for women? Can a woman walk through city streets, unobserved but always observing? Is there such a thing as a flâneuse?

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Printed on Paige: Harvard Book Store's Book Machine

This mechanical behemoth is Paige M. Gutenborg, the shop’s resident book-making machine.

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Exit West cover

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‘Exit West’: A Surreal Look at Relevant Issues

Mohsin Hamid weaves a powerful and relevant narrative in “Exit West.” It claims fame as a “Most Anticipated Book” by Buzzfeed, Time, and the Washington Post, a well-deserved title.

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Author Jennifer Egan
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Author Jennifer Egan

Pulitzer Prize winning author Jennifer Egan speaks about her writings with Claire Messud, a novelist and senior lecturer of English at Harvard.

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'Running' Creates Immersive World but Unsympathetic Characters

Cara Hoffman’s third novel “Running” shines, as the best aspect of the novel is its elegant and virtuosic descriptions of the world through which her characters wander.

Edwidge Danticat
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15 Minutes With Edwidge Danticat

Because you are a storyteller and I am a storyteller. That is what we do. It is still a mystery to me how stories get written, frankly. That’s why sometimes we have a lot of writers writing novels about writers.

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There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyonce