Ongoingness: by Sarah Manguso
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Ongoingness: by Sarah Manguso

Sarah Manguso has made a beautiful case for living with less fear and more purpose.

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Spectrum Seasonal: Fake Summer Frittata
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Spectrum Seasonal: Fake Summer Frittata

Make It Ahead: by Ina Garten
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Make It Ahead: by Ina Garten

You do understand the common wo/man, and your latest cookbook, Make It Ahead is definitive…

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Twitter Challenge: Okra
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Twitter Challenge: Okra

There are some foods you must often be born into loving. Vegemite, haggis, lutefisk and…

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Bad Feminist: by Roxane Gay
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Bad Feminist: by Roxane Gay

As 2014 limps out on its last legs of Black Friday sales and mandatory company…

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Crazy Rich Asians: by Kevin Kwan
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Crazy Rich Asians: by Kevin Kwan

The Signature of All Things: by Elizabeth Gilbert
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The Signature of All Things: by Elizabeth Gilbert

After reaching the end of Elizabeth Gilbert’s expansive novel The Signature of All Things, I…

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The Riot Grrrl Collection: Edited by Lisa Darms
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The Riot Grrrl Collection: Edited by Lisa Darms

More than 20 years after the Riot Grrrl zine movement, the term “feminist” remains loaded…

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A House in the Sky: by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett
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A House in the Sky: by Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett

When it comes to sensational memoirs—books chronicling headline-worthy, fiction-like experiences—there are smart and terrible methods…

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Breakfast for Dinner: by Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth
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Breakfast for Dinner: by Lindsay Landis and Taylor Hackbarth

When looking at cookbooks, I have a few specific criteria. For starters, I want it…

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