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“In his sobering yet compelling book, Tharoor shows how in today’s India, where Hindu nationalists are firmly in power, a majoritarian mindset has supplanted the democratic mindset.”

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“one will need to explore for oneself the captivating world that created the context for BFC’s existence.

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“This is a long but never less than gripping book, though the rich examples are stronger than the analysis they feed.”

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“Knox knows how to spin a great thriller, and in True Crime Story he reveals a new way to entangle the threads while ramping up risk and even a touch of horror. . .

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“Belle’s writing style is a major draw to her ability to present a story that one is unable to put down.”

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“Gottlieb’s deeply affecting book is a loving tribute to a great Swedish-American actress—an absolutely must-read for Garbo freaks.”

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Tell Me How to Be . . . offers one view of what it is like to be an Indian American in contemporary America.”

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“Lush has done a good job of developing strong characters and a good premise.”

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Medusa’s Ankles opens with a haunting and strangely gentle ghost story (‘A July Ghost’) and ends with a terse contemporary fable about our feckless destruction of the planet (‘Sea

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“This revealing, nicely crafted account of rock performers from Bill Haley and His Comets to Pink Floyd will appeal greatly to nostalgic rock fans.”

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“This book is really not about homicide but about crime, justice, and the science used to find the truth.

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