Books to go: Bringing literature to refugees stuck in Greece

ATHENS, Aug 21 — The brightly coloured minivan that pulls into Athens’ food market, drawing a group of refugees around it, is not carrying something edible. The contents — hundreds of...

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Hillary Clinton, Satya Nadella among September’s anticipated memoirs, biographies

NEW YORK, August 20 — If your reading list is looking a little low after the summer vacation, here are five of the most talked-about memoirs and biographies to be published in September...

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On the radar: Science-fiction and fantasy novels landing in September

NEW YORK, August 20 — With vacations coming to an end, and the back-to-work/school period looming, it's time to immerse ourselves in the otherworlds of September's upcoming sci-fi and fantasy...

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‘Intimate’ biography of photographer Richard Avedon out this fall

LONDON, Aug 20 — A biography of the legendary fashion and portrait photographer Richard Avedon is due for international release in November, the book's UK publisher has revealed. One of the...

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Chinese crime writer arrested for murders 22 years ago

BEIJING, Aug 19 — Life may be stranger than fiction for an award-winning Chinese crime writer who has been arrested in connection with a quadruple-homicide that took place more than two...

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