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In their new book, "Big Friendship," Aminatou Sow and Ann Friedman argue that platonic relationships deserve as much attention and tending as romantic ones
9 new books recommended by critics and editors at The New York Times
"I knew I wanted to rip these stores apart and put them back together in a different way," James Daunt said. "And then suddenly: ‘Oh my goodness, they’re all shut. Let’s get to work.'"
Ernestine has much to discover on her first camping trip, in Jennifer K. Mann's new picture book: Lake swimming might include live fish. Hiking is not the same thing as walking. But there are wonderful things as well
From our archives, 12/7/1938: Bette Davis's husband files for divorce, saying she reads too much
Internet Archive is ending its program of offering free, unrestricted copies of e-books because of a lawsuit from publishers, which said lending out books without compensation for authors or publishing houses was “willful mass copyright infringement”
Breaking: Barnes and Noble has been acquired by the hedge fund Elliott Advisors for $638 million. It caps months of speculation over the future of the bookstore, which has been struggling to make a profit. Our story:
George Steiner, the essayist, fiction writer, teacher, scholar and literary critic, has died at 90: