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July 22, 2015 11:18 AM | Comments

Monopoly is a household name; many have played the famous board game. Yet, few know its tangled history. In her best-selling book, The Monopolists: Obsession, Fury, and the Scandal Behind the World’s Favorite Board Game, journalist Mary Pilon presents a fascinating story of greed and board game politics.

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July 1, 2015 11:33 AM | Comments

The New York Police Department has been an iconic part of the city since its official formation in 1898. NYPD Lieutenant Bernard Whalen, who has been on the force for over thirty years, set out to chronicle this history, doing research in the library during his lunch hour and writing in the evenings after a full day on the job.

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June 4, 2015 3:42 PM | 1 Comment

As a television reporter, editor and critic for over 30 years, including 10 years as the TV critic for the New York Post, Adam Buckman has had what many would consider a dream job, watching TV for a living. In his entertaining and insightful book, Jerk: How I Wasted My Life Watching Television, Buckman offers a compelling critique of his own work.

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May 5, 2015 1:03 PM | Comments

Sheryl WuDunn and her husband, Nicholas Kristof, have traveled the globe highlighting individuals and organizations working to make the world a better place.

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April 28, 2015 11:36 AM | Comments

Coyotes in New York City? Author Ed Ricciuti discusses that and more in his new book, Bears in the Backyard: Big Animals, Sprawling Suburbs, and the New Urban Jungle.

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April 15, 2015 4:40 PM | Comments

Rafael Pi Roman Speaks with Father James Martin

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April 9, 2015 11:36 AM | Comments

Brian Morton is the author of five novels including Starting Out in The Evening. His latest novel is Florence Gordon, a moving, multi-layered story about a brilliant, independent and irascible self-described “old intellectual feminist” who is “unlikable as a point of pride.”

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February 23, 2015 3:14 PM | Comments

Author Matthew Thomas Offers Insight into His Acclaimed Debut Novel

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January 29, 2015 12:09 PM | Comments

Rafael Pi Roman talks with Mary Rockefeller Morgan.

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