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18 Gripping New World War II Novels

Dive into a stack of historical fiction bursting with drama, danger and romance


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Fantastic Fiction

9 novels we love by African American authors like Colson Whitehead, Walter Mosely and more

8 Presidential Biographies

Brush up on your American history with these riveting reads

African-American History

Top picks suggested by scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr., author of 'The Black Church'

Read ‘The Mountains Wild’

New mystery set in Ireland is available free online for AARP Members—and it’s a real page-turner

Ethan Hawke Wrote a Novel

A look at other fiction by actors, including Jim Carrey, Tom Hanks and more

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Michael J. Fox's New Memoir, 'No Time Like the Future'

The actor, 59, offers hope and humor despite his long struggle with Parkinson's

Gripping True Crime in ‘We Keep the Dead Close’

Author Becky Cooper's obsessive search for an archaeology student's long-ago killer

Jo Nesbo’s ‘The Kingdom’: Top-Notch Norwegian Noir

Author's latest novel features simmering tension between brothers from a small village

Michael Connelly's Gripping 'The Law of Innocence'

In this new novel, Harry Bosch helps Lincoln Lawyer Mickey Haller fight back after he's framed for murder


4 Top Listens for Bird Lovers

Podcasts to entertain and educate big bird watchers or casual fans

Need to Relax?

These soothing sounds, mellow voices and more can transport you to dreamland

Top Food and Cooking Shows

Tune in to culinary storytelling that will inspire and transport you

Hot Reads

Margaret Atwood Interview

'The Handmaid's Tale' author, 81, discusses fame and what she's hopeful about

Alex Trebek's New Memoir

In 'The Answer Is…' the 'Jeopardy!' host opens up about his life, love, career and cancer

9 Online Book Clubs

Find wonderful reads, insightful discussions and more — from a distance

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