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A Muslim In Rural, White Minnesota On How To 'Love Thy Neighbor'

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'Fleishman Is In Trouble': A Debut About Divorce, Dating And Disappearance

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'One Giant Leap' Explores The Herculean Effort Behind The 1969 Moon Landing

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A suicidal depression almost ended Ella Risbridger's life, but the London poet and journalist instead ended up writing an uplifting cookbook that promises to "make you fall in love with the world again." Courtesy of Gavin Day hide caption

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Former Teen Vogue Editor-In-Chief Elaine Welteroth, pictured here in 2017, has a new memoir out called More Than Enough. Kris Connor/Getty Images for Beautycon hide caption

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Former 'Teen Vogue' Editor Shares Her Memoir — And Her Manifesto

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Elliot Ackerman is also the author of the novels Dark at the Crossing and Waiting for Eden. He's pictured above during a TV taping in Milan in March 2016. Antonio Calanni/AP hide caption

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'I Write To Understand What I Think': A Veteran Turns To Words After War

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Amber Scorah writes about exiting the Jehovah's Witnesses in Leaving the Witness. Lee Towndrow/Viking hide caption

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'Leaving The Witness': The End Of The World As She Knew It, Upon Losing Her Religion

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Reporter Who Broke R. Kelly Story: Abuse Was In 'Full View Of The World'

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Author Michael Wolff at NPR offices on Sunday. Wolff's latest book claims special counsel Robert Mueller's office drew up an indictment of President Trump, a claim that's denied by the special counsel's office. Sarah Blesener/Sarah Blesener for NPR hide caption

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Michael Wolff Defends His Reporting Of New Trump Tell-All

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'Start With Truth And End With Art': Poet Ocean Vuong On His Debut Novel

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A 'Biloxi' Misanthrope 'Can't Help Himself' — But His Pet Dog Can

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A file photo shows the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Dr. Anthony Rostain, co-author of The Stressed Years of Their Lives, says today's college students are experiencing an "inordinate amount of anxiety." Lisa Poole/AP hide caption

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College Students (And Their Parents) Face A Campus Mental Health 'Epidemic'

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One Little Indian

This 'Greatest Hits' Album Is Real. Its Artist Is Fiction

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Joe Namath speaks during halftime of a New York Jets game in 2018. As quarterback, he led the Jets to a Super Bowl win in 1969. Mike Stobe/Getty Images hide caption

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He Could Go 'All The Way': Joe Namath Enters His 4th Quarter

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'Filth Elder' John Waters Says There Are Still 'Plenty Of Rules' Left To Break

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From The Gridiron To Multigrid Algorithms In 'Mind And Matter'

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Natasha (Yara Shahidi) and Daniel (Charles Melton) fall in love over the course of a single day in the film adaptation of Nicola Yoon's young adult romance novel The Sun Is Also a Star. Atsushi Nishijima/Warner Bros. Entertainment and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures hide caption

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'Love Is A Thing That Everyone Wants,' Says Author Of 'The Sun Is Also A Star'

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Rachel Barenbaum's 'A Bend In The Stars' Tells A Tale Of Injustice And Romance

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