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Ben Bernanke’s ‘The Courage to Act’ 
  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:41:19 GMT 
    The former chairman of the Federal Reserve writes about how government and financial institutions dealt with what has come to be known as the Great Recession.

‘Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter,’ by Kate Clifford Larson 
  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 17:10:48 GMT 
    The Kennedys did not know what to do about Rosemary, their intellectually disabled third child.

ArtsBeat: Rare Nonfiction Winner of Nobel 
  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:44:15 GMT 
    Anne Applebaum, Philip Gourevitch and other journalists celebrate Ms. Alexievich’s win.

Diana Nyad: By the Book 
  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 12:00:01 GMT 
    The long-distance swimmer and author of the memoir “Find a Way” hid her love of German literature from her mother, who lived through the Nazi occupation of France: “She threatened to never talk to me again.”

Garth Risk Hallberg’s ‘City on Fire’ 
  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    Hallberg’s first novel is a Dickens-size descent into New York City circa 1976-77.

‘Chilled,’ by Tom Jackson 
  Wed, 07 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    A look at refrigeration and how it affects our lives.

‘Pastrami on Rye,’ by Ted Merwin 
  Wed, 07 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    The Jewish delicatessen: people, culture, food.

ArtsBeat: ‘Twilight’ Turns 10 With Gender Bender 
  Tue, 06 Oct 2015 22:19:56 GMT 
    Stephenie Meyer has reissued her best-selling novel with a twist.

Bookends: How Does an Author’s Reputation Shape Your Response to a Book? 
  Tue, 06 Oct 2015 12:00:01 GMT 
    Zoë Heller and Siddhartha Deb discuss how what we know about a writer changes our reading.

‘How the Other Half Banks,’ by Mehrsa Baradaran 
  Tue, 06 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    Why low-wage earners need better alternatives to banks.

‘Other People’s Money,’ by John Kay 
  Tue, 06 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    An argument for financial-market reform instead of regulation.

‘The Conquering Tide,’ by Ian W. Toll 
  Mon, 05 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    The second volume of a trilogy on America’s naval war highlights the development of strategy in the central Pacific.

‘Strangers Drowning,’ by Larissa MacFarquhar 
  Mon, 05 Oct 2015 09:30:01 GMT 
    MacFarquhar looks at the lives and psychology of extreme altruists.

ArtsBeat: Book Review Podcast: Niall Ferguson’s ‘Kissinger’ 
  Mon, 05 Oct 2015 01:03:57 GMT 
    Mr. Ferguson discusses his new biography of Henry Kissinger, and Sloane Crosley talks about her first novel, “The Clasp.”

Padgett Powell’s ‘Cries for Help, Various’ 
  Sat, 03 Oct 2015 20:09:48 GMT 
    Human longing is Padgett Powell’s best subject.

New York Times Book Reviews
Ben Bernanke’s ‘The Courage to Act’  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 20:41:19 GMT
‘Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter,’ by Kate Clifford Larson  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 17:10:48 GMT
ArtsBeat: Rare Nonfiction Winner of Nobel  Thu, 08 Oct 2015 16:44:15 GMT
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