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  • April 24, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads for 4/24

    A companion guide to our home base of San Francisco, a wild collection of stories featuring tenured superheroes and depressive dystopianists, a haunting novel about a Chinese family in 1970s Ohio, and more....

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  • April 17, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayListens for 4/17

    Every Friday, we share which books, audiobooks, and comics have been keeping us company throughout the week. This week: we talk about our favorite new additions from Penguin Random House Audio, including celebrated memoirs from Lena Dunham...

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  • April 10, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads for 4/10

    Every Friday, our editors share which books, audiobooks, and comics have been keeping us company throughout the week. This week: A harrowing expedition into a mysterious (and hostile) wilderness, a history of the American West from the...

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  • March 27, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads for 3/27

    Every Friday, our editors share which books, audiobooks, and comics have been keeping us company throughout the week. This week: A stunning debut from an 18-year-old British novelist, a melancholic meditation on the nature of place, a...

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  • March 20, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads for 3/20

    Every Friday, our editors share which books, audiobooks, and comics have been keeping us company throughout the week. This week, a powerful collection of essays about what goes unsaid, a dystopian take on college admissions, and a history...

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  • March 13, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads for 3/13

    Every Friday, our editors share which books, audiobooks, and comics have been keeping us company throughout the week. This week, a YA novel about a literally haunted teen, an epic history of the Progressive Age from the Pulitzer...

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  • March 6, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads for 3/6

    Every Friday, our editors share which books, audiobooks, and comics have been keeping us company throughout the week. This week, a memoir from one of alternative rock’s biggest names, the secrets of influencing others, a harrowing story...

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  • February 20, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads: What Winter Storm? Edition

    What does it mean to be? It's a question often reserved for freshman year philosophy courses and late night bull sessions, but this week it also happened to be deeply intwined in the books we were reading. These books, in totally different...

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  • February 13, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads: Anti-Valentine’s Day Edition

    Tomorrow is Valentine's Day, as you probably know whether you'd like to or not. It's not that we have anything against people celebrating their relationships on a particular day per se, but sometimes it's valuable to cut against...

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  • February 6, 2015 • Top Books

    #FridayReads: It’s February Edition

    Another week, another mix of #FridayReads from our editors. This week we found ourselves taken in by histories both real and fictional. We were pleased to revisit old characters and old family stories in a new light. At the same time, we...

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