With New Platform, Comics Entrepreneurs Hope to Boost Local Shops

Comic book fans can look forward to another way of shopping on Friday, when a new platform, the Comic Book Shopping Experience, debuts on Facebook. The platform will sell comic…

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Book Review: ‘Saving Justice,’ by James Comey

In other words, they are the precise opposite of Donald Trump, who demanded “loyalty” rather than “honesty” from Comey, and fired him as director of the F.B.I. “Saving Justice” is…

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‘Moi les hommes, je les déteste’ met le doigt là où ça fait mal

PARIS — Si un homme ne s’en était pas mêlé, “Moi les hommes, je les déteste”, le premier livre de Pauline Harmange, serait peut-être passé inaperçu. À l’origine, la maison…

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2 New Picture Books Depict the Elusive Hide-and-Seek of Grief

WHAT’S THE MATTER, MARLO?By Andrew Arnold BEAR ISLANDBy Matthew Cordell “We only have 42 more Christmases until we are dead.” This is what my 4-year-old told me in mid-December before…

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How the Author of ‘Ragtime’ Taught an Aspiring Writer to Hear the Music

This is when it happened: As I read “The Waves,” I started to “hear” language as if for the first time. It was as though a window flew open, and…

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Gary Paulsen’s Real-Life Survival Guide

GONE TO THE WOODSSurviving a Lost ChildhoodBy Gary Paulsen Authors’ childhood experiences — no matter how joyous or upsetting — often lay the groundwork for their fiction. Gary Paulsen’s name…

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