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Books of The Times: In ‘Memory’s Last Breath,’ Remembering Life, Before It’s Too Late

New York Times Book Reviews - June 22, 2017 - 12:35pm
Gerda Saunders tries to analyze her dementia as dispassionately as possible in her new book.
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9 New Books We Recommend This Week

New York Times Book Reviews - June 22, 2017 - 11:38am
Suggested reading from editors at The New York Times.
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Newsbook: 3 Books That Help Explain American-Cuban Relations

New York Times Book Reviews - June 22, 2017 - 7:18am
Here are three books that help explain the United States’ fraught historical relationship with Cuba.
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By the Book: Emma Straub: By the Book

New York Times Book Reviews - June 22, 2017 - 1:00am
The author of “Modern Lovers” keeps her youth on a shelf: “There are books I loved in my teens and 20s that I would not love now, but it’s still nice to see them there, as a reminder of a person I used to be.”
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Nonfiction: Two New Books Offer Advice for the Socially Awkward

New York Times Book Reviews - June 21, 2017 - 1:00am
Ty Tashiro (in “Awkward”) and Alan Alda (in “If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?”) say people can learn to interact more effectively.
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Fiction: Skaters, Beaches and a Drug-Smuggling Stewardess in a Novel of the ’70s

New York Times Book Reviews - June 21, 2017 - 1:00am
In Daniel Riley’s debut novel, “Fly Me,” a young Vassar grad with a need for speed lights up a laid-back California town.
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Nonfiction: A Powerful, Disturbing History of Residential Segregation in America

New York Times Book Reviews - June 20, 2017 - 1:00am
In “The Color of Law,” Richard Rothstein argues that government at all levels and in all branches abetted residential segregation, and the effects endure.
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Match Book: Dear Match Book: What Audiobooks Will Liven Up My Summer Road Trips?

New York Times Book Reviews - June 20, 2017 - 1:00am
For long trips with adult passengers and shorter trips with kids, our columnist recommends great audiobooks to hold drivers’ attention.
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