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ABC’s Favorite Reads 2013, part 5: Maarten, Steven, Tom

It’s my favorite part of the blogging year: our favorite reads! The ABC staff has looked through all the books and magazines they’ve read over the past year, or games they played, or stationery they used, and picked out their …

Bookbits for November 18th, 2010

And now we’re back in regular time… Awards! Rebecca Skloot has won the Wellcome Trust Book Prize (for medicine in literature) for The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, which follows the amazing journey the cancer cells of Henrietta Lacks make, …

You Review: Beat The Reaper by Josh Bazell

Reviewed by Gabriëlle Linger Peter Brown’s day starts with watching a rat vs. pigeon fight. From there on it all goes downhill. Peter Brown is a doctor at Manhattan Catholic Hospital, who pops pills like they are candy, and lives …