The Book Review

The New York Times

Arts, Literature

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The world's top authors and critics join host Pamela Paul and editors at The New York Times Book Review to talk about the week's top books, what we're reading and what's going on in the literary world.


DeborahYaffe talks about “Among the Janeites,” and Robert Ferguson discusses “Scandinavians: In Search of the Soul of the North.”

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Isobel Charman discusses "The Zoo," and R. L. Stine talks about scary stories for children.

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June 30th, 2017

Aaron Retica talks about Tim Marshall’s “A Flag Worth Dying For,” andJill Eisenstadt discusses her new novel, “Swell.”

Jennifer Latson talks about “The Boy Who Loved Too Much”; Daniel Menaker discussestwo new booksabout how to understand others and make ourselves understood.