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This big biography of Philip Whalen (1923–2003) brings the man, his vision, and his writings up close.

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The first three paragraphs of the author’s note of David Plante’s new memoir, Worlds Apart come as something of a warning:

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Americans remember George Washington for a great many things but not as one of the great lights among the intellectuals of the Enlightenment era and the American Revolution.

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What is the reader’s take-away from The Last Love Song, Tracy Daugherty’s new biography of greatest-living-American-author Joan Didion?

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The Shadow of Seth is a book that even adult fans of noir will enjoy.”