<![CDATA[Books News | KansasCity.com &]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/ en-us Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Thu, 22 Jan 2015 08:23:08 CST Books 60 interactive-ops@herald-leader.com Fall books, from KC’s Candice Millard to ‘The Underground Railroad’ http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97477657.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:00:00 CDT

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‘Your Song Changed My Life’: FYI Book Club readers feel power of music http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article98079482.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:06:32 CDT

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High-tech tracking enables publishers to watch your reading habits http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97324502.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 23 Aug 2016 10:13:01 CDT

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Sci-fi author Haldeman on whether a ‘Forever War’ movie will happen http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article96374202.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 03:13:00 CDT

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John Dickerson’s ‘Whistlestop’ shows how politics can eerily repeat itself http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article96071252.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 19:36:05 CDT

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Lawrence author’s debut novel challenges our views of victimhood http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article96412702.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 21 Aug 2016 08:00:00 CDT

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‘Breaking Bad’ actor Bryan Cranston coming to KC’s Uptown Theater http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article96738577.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 19 Aug 2016 16:16:16 CDT

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‘Star Trek’ writer Melinda M. Snodgrass on best pal George R.R. Martin, and the new TV universe http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article96180197.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 17 Aug 2016 12:57:15 CDT

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Rowling e-books about Hogwarts coming in September http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article96144657.html#storylink=rss J.K. Rowling has so much more to say about Hogwarts.

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‘Game of Thrones’ author George R.R. Martin coming to KC for MidAmeriCon II http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article95819932.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 17:10:46 CDT

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Downtown KC becomes galaxy of big-name sci-fi with MidAmeriCon II http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/article95952572.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 16 Aug 2016 13:10:11 CDT

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Sun, 28 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT Los Angeles Times]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article98431642.html
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This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97820017.html#storylink=rss Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Aug. 21, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

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You say you want a revolution? 5 good reads about the Founding Fathers era http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514632.html#storylink=rss Ever since I learned that the Broadway musical "Hamilton" was inspired by a prizewinning biography, my mind has been roaming over other books about the Founding Fathers that are feats of great storytelling.

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By MARY ANN GWINN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514632.html
Woodstock in hell: 'Altamont,' by Joel Selvin, delivers on its promise of telling 'the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest Day' http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514662.html#storylink=rss "Altamont: The Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest Day" by Joel Selvin; Dey Street (368 pages, $27.99)

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By KEITH CAMPBELL ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514662.html
'To the Bright Edge of the World' revisits Alaskan frontier http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514667.html#storylink=rss "To the Bright Edge of the World" by Eowyn Ivey; Tinder Press (433 pages, $26)

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By MIKE FISCHER ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514667.html
Author Jessica Winter's debut looks at the 1 percent and how they live http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514732.html#storylink=rss "Break in Case of Emergency" by Jessica Winter; Knopf (288 pages, $25.95)

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JEAN MARIE BROWN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514732.html
'Hillbilly Elegy' follows one man's harrowing journey from the hollers http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514737.html#storylink=rss "Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis" by J.D. Vance; HarperCollins (272 pages, $27.99)

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By DAN SIMPSON ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514737.html
Review: 'Platinum Doll' by Anne Girard http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514742.html#storylink=rss "Platinum Doll" by Anne Girard; MIRA Books (352 pages, $15.99)

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By MARCI SCHMITT ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514742.html
Three memoirs to keep you reading through Labor Day http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514747.html#storylink=rss You have two weeks of summer reading left before Labor Day. What to do? Here are three memoirs to dive into, just out in paperback:

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By MARY ANN GWINN ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514747.html
'The Fire This Time' expresses sorrow of black Americans http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514927.html#storylink=rss "The Fire This Time: A New Generation Speaks about Race" by Jesmyn Ward; Scribner (240 pages, $25)

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By JIM HIGGINS ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514927.html
New in paperback: 'My Life on the Road' by Gloria Steinem and more http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514637.html#storylink=rss 'MY LIFE ON THE ROAD' by Gloria Steinem; Random House Trade Paperbacks, 352 pages, $18

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Wed, 24 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By ANDREEA CIULAC ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97514637.html
Q&#38;A: Should students and teachers be Facebook friends? http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97096452.html#storylink=rss Q: Should students and teachers be Facebook friends or follow each other on social networks?

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT Common Sense Media]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97096452.html
Pitmaster Myron Mixon has a new cookbook http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97096282.html#storylink=rss Award-winning pitmaster Myron Mixon believes barbecue is simple really. It's about the meat, the smoke and the fire.

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Mon, 22 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT By BRIDGETTE A. LACY ]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article97096282.html
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Fans got meet George R.R. Martin, sit on the iron throne http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article96921022.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 20 Aug 2016 17:03:19 CDT http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/tv/article96921022.html This week's best-sellers from Publishers Weekly http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article96410507.html#storylink=rss Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, Aug. 14, compiled from data from independent and chain bookstores, book wholesalers and independent distributors nationwide, powered by Nielsen BookScan (c) 2016, The Nielsen Co.

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Thu, 18 Aug 2016 03:00:00 CDT Tribune News Service]]> http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article96410507.html
Punk's not dead: Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain and 'Please Kill Me' http://www.kansascity.com/entertainment/books/article96111512.html#storylink=rss They came not to bury punk but to praise it. Twenty years ago, Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain published "Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk" with Grove Press. The format was ingenious - no single person could lay claim to know the whole of the sprawling, anarchically creative, drug-riddled scene.

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