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The 'American Sherlock' Was A Pioneer Of Forensic Science

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'Dark Towers' Exposes Chaos And Corruption At The Bank That Holds Trump's Secrets

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Just five books have been named finalists for the 2020 Aspen Words Literary Prize: Patsy, by Nicole Dennis-Benn; Lost Children Archive, by Valeria Luiselli; Lot, by Bryan Washington; Opioid, Indiana, by Brian Allen Carr; and The Beekeeper of Aleppo, by Christy Lefteri. Courtesy of the Aspen Words Literary Prize hide caption

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Remembering Ernest Hemingway Biographer A. E. Hotchner

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In New Book, Uber Whistleblower Takes On Silicon Valley

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'Stable Genius' Authors Describe Trump Presidency As A 'Den Of Dysfunction'

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Word Of Faith's Pattern Of Abuse 'Got Worse Over Time,' Says 'Broken Faith' Author

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Comedian Tommy Davidson Talks New Book, 'In Living Color'

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JerriAnne Boggis, executive director of the Black Heritage Trail of New Hampshire, poses with a monument that was erected in Harriet E. Wilson's honor. Boggis says when she read Wilson's book, she felt as if it was written the book just for her. Jack Rodolico /New Hampshire Public Radio hide caption

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