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Kamikaze Diaries

Ruth Ozeki bookmarks "Kamikaze Diaries" by Emiko Ohnuki-Tierney.More

The Blue Sword

Nicola Griffith recommends Robin McKinley's "The Blue Sword."More

Alice Munro's "Carried Away"

Lorrie Moore reviews Alice Munro's "Carried Away."More

The Dog of the South

The author of "Blood Will Out" recommends Charles Portis' comic tale of a hapless Southerner on the hunt for the wife who done him wrong.More

Dazzle of the Day

Karen Joy Fowler bookmarks "Dazzle of Day" by Molly Gloss.More

"Objects and Empathy" by Arthur Saltzman.

Novelist Richard Powers bookmarks "Objects and Empathy" by Arthur Saltzman.More

Season of Migration to the North

Hanan Al-Shaykh bookmarks "Season of Migration to the North" by Tayeb Salih.More

Anna Karenina

Nobel Laureate Orhan Pamuk bookmarks "Anna Karenina" by Leo Tolstoy.

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Wide Sargasso Sea

Margaret Atwood bookmarks "Wide Sargasso Sea" by Jean Rhys....More

Reasons of the State

Stanley Crouch bookmarks "Reasons of State" by Alejo Carpentier.More

"Dark Reflections" by Samuel R. Delany

Junot Diaz bookmarks "Dark Reflections" by Samuel R. Delany.

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Kafka was the Rage

Jonathan Lethem bookmarks "Kafka Was the Rage" by Anatole Broyard....More

Nicole Paris

A father-daughter duo take vocal percussion from the cradle to the stage.More

Sam Coster

 How a brush with cancer inspired three brothers to build a bigger game.More

Bobby Norfolk

A master storyteller brings the Negro League’s iconic players to life.More

Marina Abramovic

For more than 40 years, Marina Abramovic has been testing what’s permissible — and physically possible — in art.More

violin

Composer William Brittelle's music crosses so many boundaries, it's hard to categorize.More

Li

Author Yiyun Li on leaving behind her health and native language to write.More

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