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August 18, 2016

Book Buzz: Barbarian Days

Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life by William Finnegan An estimated two million Americans surfed at least once last year, part of a worldwide surfing population explosion that […]
May 25, 2016

Book Buzz: The True American

The True American: Murder and Mercy in Texas by Anand Giridharadas On Sept. 21, 2001, Bangladeshi immigrant Rais Bhuiyan was working the counter at a minimart […]
April 8, 2016

Book Buzz: Savage Park

Savage Park: A Meditation on Play, Space, and Risk for Americans who are Nervous, Distracted, and Afraid to Die by Amy Fusselman Amy Fusselman’s Savage Park: […]
January 27, 2016

Book Buzz: Reads for Downton Abbey Fans

Already mourning the last season of Downton Abbey? You’re not alone – the drama of life in a British aristocrat’s household has captured the attention of […]
January 11, 2016

When a Doctor Becomes a Patient

The reversal of roles is perhaps never so great as when doctors become patients – when those who have trained for years to provide care to […]