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Book Explores America's Obsession with Junk

BOOKS | Apr 5
There are more than two dozen reality TV shows starring junk.

Charles Duhigg Reveals Secrets of Being Productive

BOOKS | Mar 23
The Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter discusses why he believes it takes more than technology and to-do lists to be productive.

Of Private Eyes and Prevarications :: Marshall Thornton on 'The Lies That Bind'

BOOKS | By Kilian Melloy | Mar 12
Marshall Thornton is the author of a mystery series featuring the hottest gay gumshoe in 1980s Chicago. In Book Eight of the "Boystown" mysteries, Nick Nowak is working up a sweat on the job and everywhere else! The author fills us in.

Convicted Killer's Story of Redemption After Prison

BOOKS | Mar 10
Shaka Senghor is a college lecturer and MIT consultant

Joel Grey's Life in the Limelight

CELEBRITIES | By Richard Dodds | Mar 5
In his memoir, Joel Grey not only reviews the strange trajectory of his career from child performer to Tony- and Oscar-winning actor, but his concurrent personal life with its emotional rollercoasters.

Author Explores Rising Power of Single Women

POLITICS | Mar 2
In the new book, "All the Single Ladies," Rebecca Traister examines the rising influence and independence of unmarried women.

It's A Love Story, After All :: Michael McConnell and Jack Baker and Their 'Wedding Heard 'Round the World'

BOOKS | By Joel Martens | Feb 29
Theirs is a beautiful love story, fit for admission amongst history's great classics: A tall tale filled with an enduring hunger for truth, long battles, great challenges and crushing setbacks.

Reported Serial Killer Book Removed from Amazon Amid Outrage

CORPORATE | Feb 25
A book reportedly written by a Canadian serial killer was removed Monday from Amazon's website a day after being put on sale online following protests by British Columbia authorities.

Gay Trump Erotica Novel Scores Big

BOOKS | By Hunter Houston | Feb 21
A 22-year-old Los Angeles comedian wants to make America sexy again and he's off to a good start.

Joel Grey, Now Unburdened and Emboldened, Tells His Story

CELEBRITIES | By Mark Kennedy | Feb 20
Grey, who loved men and women, tentatively calls himself a "closeted bisexual" but language comes up short: "I never really thought that any of the names were exactly right for me," he said.

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