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Israeli actress Shira Haas plays Esther, a young woman who flees her marriage and her tight Hasidic community in the Netflix series Unorthodox. Anika Molnar/Netflix hide caption

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Need An Escape? Try 'Unorthodox,' 'Baghdad Central' And 'Abigail'

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In 'Hidden Valley Road,' A Family's Journey Helps Shift The Science Of Mental Illness

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Julia Alvarez: Literature Tells Us 'We Can Make It Through'

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Feisty. Ambitious. Lucky. Female Writers On The Words That Undermine Women

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Trauma surgeon David Nott, shown above in Bangladesh, has volunteered in war zones and disaster areas around the world. Now he's treating COVID-19 patients in London. David Nott Foundation hide caption

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'War Doctor' Says Treating COVID-19 Is Like Fighting An Invisible Enemy

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"I wouldn't say I was head over heels. I mean, I barely knew the guy. But, somehow, I had this feeling that he was going to be the one. Or at least I really, really hoped he was." Andrews McMeel Publishing hide caption

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Want To Hear A Frank, Funny 'Muslim Love Story'? 'That Can Be Arranged'

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Dolly Parton will read children's books on a video stream once a week, drawing titles from her Imagination Library. She's seen here performing in Nashville, Tenn., in January. Brett Carlsen/Getty Images hide caption

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Staying At Home? Check Into Emily St. John Mandel's Haunting 'Glass Hotel'

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Cameron Esposito speaks at the GLAAD Media Awards on April 1, 2017 in Beverly Hills, Calif. Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for GLAAD hide caption

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'Save Yourself': Cameron Esposito Is Here To Help You Through Hard Times

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Samantha Irby: 'This Is The Glamorous Life Of A Writer"

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Curling up with a good book can help pass the time when you're stuck at home. Sirinapa Wannapat/Getty Images/EyeEm hide caption

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Books To Make Your Isolation Feel A Little Less Lonely

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Alicia Keys Reflects On How Life Experiences Gave Her Permission To Be 'More Myself'

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