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'As You Wish': Take A Peek At The Making Of 'The Princess Bride' n.pr/1qOb3WQ
Neil Young Writes Of His Love Affair With Cars n.pr/1qO65JK
Book Offers A Get-Wit-Quick Workout n.pr/1qO62Og
The Feathery Saga Of A 'Sucker For Unwanted Birds' n.pr/1qO65tb
TV Giant Norman Lear Shares Gems From 92 Years Of 'Experience' n.pr/1EIJp8a
Actor Alan Cumming Is Not His 'Father's Son' n.pr/1EIJoRO
A Slow Simmer Of Grief And Strength In 'Nora Webster' n.pr/1EIGKeQ
AMC's 'The Walking Dead' Is A Hit Show With Two Meanings n.pr/1EIGH2H
'Schiaparelli': The Shocking, Shadowed Life Of A Fashion Icon n.pr/1EIGGM8
For This Baseball Season, Roger Angell Has Just The 'Ticket' n.pr/1EEVyuN
'You Can't Be This Furry' And Other Life Lessons From Gary Shteyngart n.pr/1EEVA66
Book News: Get To Know Patrick Modiano, The Newly Minted Nobel Laureate n.pr/1EEVxXU
Where's Thor When You Need Her? Women In Comics Fight An Uphill Battle n.pr/1qzMD3j
Berlin Wears The Scars Of Its Past All Over n.pr/1qzMxbT
'Bad Paper' Explores The Underworld Of Debt Collection n.pr/1qzMwVq
French Novelist Patrick Modiano Wins Literature Nobel n.pr/1EEPTVH
Literature Nobel Goes to French Novelist Patrick Modiano n.pr/1EEPTVv
Simple Sketches Of A Complicated Cure In 'The Hospital Suite' n.pr/1EEPTFh
Nobel Literature Judge Disparages Western Writers - Again n.pr/1qzDacl
A Mortician Talks Openly About Death, And Wants You To, Too n.pr/1qzDd7U
In Cronenberg's 'Consumed,' An Appetite For Sex, Death And The Latest Gear n.pr/1qzD9Fp
Book News: Bob Dylan's Lyrics Get Their Own Book — And It's Massive n.pr/1qzxMpM
A Hairy, Sardonic Fable In 'The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil' n.pr/1qzxMpJ
In 'Lila,' A Nomad Finds Solace And Love In The Arms Of A Preacher n.pr/1qzxMpA
Just in time for @NY_Comic_Con, our own @nprmyu reports on the difficulties faced by women in comics. n.pr/1vUmxwq
And it's time for my favorite thing, #FridayReads! I'm on my way to @NY_Comic_Con and I hope to pick up something fabulous there. You?
Book News: Get to know the mystery Nobel Lit winner, Patrick Modiano: n.pr/1uRno2C
Artist John Porcellino's HOSPITAL SUITE is "less an account of hospitalization than a saga of medical bewilderment." n.pr/1o1rapz
The Swedish Academy: The #nobelprize2014 in Literature is awarded to the French author Patrick Modiano. pic.twitter.com/Q00O72xDCC
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just waiting for the nobel prize for literature to be announced...sitting here with Lynn Neary, Tom Cole, @Petramatic and Andrew LImbong
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Watching the #nobelprize2014 countdown LIKE A HAWK! Stay tuned ...
Coffee maker set, clothes laid out, 2 alarms set - catch me on @nprnews tomorrow TOO EARLY with the literature #nobelprize2014 announcement!
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"Death is going to happen to you ... please consider facing it," says SMOKE GETS IN YOUR EYES author @TheGoodDeath n.pr/1vRsnk0
Our reviewer @ghweldon, possessor of a very tidy beard, praises new graphic novel THE GIGANTIC BEARD THAT WAS EVIL: n.pr/1t2WxBZ
"The characters were still with me," says Marilynne Robinson of revisiting previous works in her new novel, LILA n.pr/1BSiUZF
From our buddies at @NPRCodeSwitch, A CHOSEN EXILE, the story of racial passing in America: n.pr/1BSg8DU
"These guys are like guerrilla warriors," says author @jonathaneig about the secretive creators of the Pill: n.pr/1BSeWjJ
Today in Book News: Bob Dylan's lyrics have been compiled in a huge, 1000-page book (insert appropriate quote here) n.pr/1t2Tmug
"They were big ol' things with vacuum tubes, they glowed and they let off heat." @WalterIsaacson on early computers: n.pr/1qbiBTe
"We have to stop expecting [greatness] so that we can allow our presidents to be good," says author @aarondmiller2 n.pr/1qbgejr
Critic Maureen Corrigan calls FLORENCE GORDON a "witty, nuanced and ultimately moving" portrait of a difficult woman: n.pr/1s9ZkHI
Have you been waiting and waiting and waiting for ANCILLARY SWORD? Oh yes you have! And here's @GLValentine's review! n.pr/1s9VONo
Fmr CIA Chief & Defense Secy Leon Panetta discusses Obama's battle against ISIS. His book 'Worthy Fights' is out now. n.pr/1uwpKUD
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Book News: The secret of the lockbox jewels? Sounds like a Nancy Drew mystery ... but it's about Agatha Christie! n.pr/1qbaOFa
I did stop with Killing #7, "It just took me 700 page," says A BRIEF HISTORY OF SEVEN KILLINGS author @MarlonJames5 n.pr/1El7eD1
Via @npralltech, the forgotten female pioneers of computer programming: n.pr/1El6gqk
Book News: As prize week begins, odds-on Nobel favorite Haruki Murakami releases a new short story in @NewYorker n.pr/1El4bus
A 'Post-Post-Colonial' Take On The Violent Birth Of Modern Jamaica n.pr/1Ei0gP6
For Her First Trilogy, Jane Smiley Returns To Iowa, 'Where The Roots Are' n.pr/1Ei0gyC