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Slate Book Review
The XX Factor
May 13 2014 10:42 AMFinally, a Bullying Story From the Bully's Point of View
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May 9 2014 4:04 PMDuncan Hines Was a Real GuyAnd the cake-mix magnate was kind of a jerk.
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May 8 2014 6:00 PMTrolls!A history of pranksters, hackers, and mischief-makers.
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May 8 2014 1:52 PMThe Fan in MeThe world of Bob Dylan obsessives.
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May 7 2014 4:02 PMWas It Good for You?A smart, funny, sex-positive comic book for readers of all genders and predilections.
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May 6 2014 7:48 AMLose Weight Fast With … Susan Orlean?The skinny on The Skinny, the 1999 oddity on The New Yorker writer’s bibliography
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May 4 2014 11:45 PM“Have I Ever Left It?”100 years after Dubliners, James Joyce’s Dublin—and mine.
Brow Beat
April 11 2014 11:42 AMAdrian Mole Says Farewell to Sue Townsend in Today's Diary Entry
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April 11 2014 9:28 AMAlone, Alone, All, All Alone, Alone on a Wild Wild SeaBarbara Ehrenreich searches for transcendence.
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April 10 2014 12:33 PMLittle Workers in Pretty BoxesA history of the workplace.
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April 10 2014 7:50 AMTwo Editors, One NovelistThe Slate Book Review author-editor-editor conversation with Emma Donoghue.
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April 9 2014 9:50 AMWhen Smartphones AttackA new sci-fi novel explores the ramifications of outsourcing our language to our devices.
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April 8 2014 7:45 AMThe FlinchLeslie Jamison’s discomfiting essays explore the pain of others and how it affects the self.
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April 7 2014 8:36 AMThe Lewis EffectMichael Lewis’ new best-seller focuses the public’s attention on high-frequency trading. What will change as a result?
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March 7 2014 3:45 PMThe Point of UnpleasantnessLorrie Moore’s stories are a lot darker than they used to be. But they’re still great.
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May 13 2014 12:01 AMWhy Are You So Fearful, O Ye of Little Faith?In his new book, Glenn Greenwald takes on the doubters.
The Audio Book Club
May 9 2014 11:48 AMThe Audio Book Club Visits the Dept. of SpeculationSlate’s critics debate Jenny Offill’s novel of art’s struggle with domesticity.
Slate Plus
May 8 2014 2:16 PMHe’s Very Well Read It’s Well KnownEverything John Dickerson thinks you should read if you really want to understand Bob Dylan.
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May 8 2014 7:57 AMJoshua Ferris and His Editor on the 200 Pages They Cut From His New Novel
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May 7 2014 8:46 AMInside Asa AkiraIs a porn star’s memoir revelatory truth-telling, or a shield deflecting complicated revelations?
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May 6 2014 7:11 AMOut of the CaveThe extraordinary image of girlhood at the center of Clan of the Cave Bear.
Culturebox
April 23 2014 9:31 AMThe Easiest Thing to ForgetWhy we judge other people for being uncool.
The Audio Book Club
April 11 2014 10:31 AMThe Audio Book Club Wonders Where’d You Go, BernadetteSlate’s critics debate Maria Semple’s comic best-seller.
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April 11 2014 9:18 AMAll Deserts Look AlikeA new war spawns new war poetry.
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April 10 2014 12:30 PMApocalypse Wow!A funny and blasphemous comic book about two bros at the rapture.
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April 9 2014 11:32 AMWas Michael Rockefeller Eaten by Cannibals?
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April 8 2014 10:33 AMDevotionPoems of faith and prayer from a priest, and from an atheist.
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April 7 2014 11:42 PMMarvelousMs. Marvel and Captain Marvel are changing the way readers (and publishers) think about who can be a superhero.
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April 6 2014 11:29 PMEscaping the NovelTeju Cole’s new book is not exactly what it seems.
The Audio Book Club
March 7 2014 3:25 PMIs Slaughterhouse-Five a Rambunctious Countercultural Lark or a Document of Severe Depression?

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