Book Review

Lighting the World: Transforming Our Energy Future by Bringing Electricity to Everyone

Jim Rogers, with Stephen P. Williams

A former leader of the U.S. electric industry proposes powering the homes of more than 1 billion people with solar.

Book Review

Authors on Audio: a Chat with Rebecca Dinerstein

An occasional series in which authors speak for themselves

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The Murderer’s Daughter

By Jonathan Kellerman

This taut new thriller features a memorable, series-worthy heroine.

Author Q&A

One of the funniest novelists out there talks about his latest, Secondhand Souls.

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The characteristically observant traveler pokes holes in the myth of Dixie.

Book Review

An eye-opening account of a little-known (yet horrifying) episode in American history.

Feature

A monthly feature that looks at books of and about poetry.

Book Review

This latest in the detective series is as pleasant as a nice brunch.

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The Exchange of Princesses

By Chantal Thomas; translated by John Cullen

Two child-marriages are arranged in order to consolidate kingdoms, but at what cost to the pawn-like youngsters involved?

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The subject may have been a towering financial figure, but this book makes him out to be a bit taller than he really was.

Author Q&A

The professor/author discusses a little-known Brit’s quest to save some of antiquity’s seminal treasures.