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  • 10/10/10: The 10 best 'Best of' books of 2010

     
    At the end of the calendar year, bookstores are swamped with anthologies proclaiming the "best of" writing of the year. There is, apparently, a lot of really good writing: above is just a sample of the galleys and paperbacks that...
  • Massive book giveaways for the U.K.'s World Book Day and Night

     
    World Book Day and Night in the UK will give away a million free books.

    Finding beauty and healing among the saints

    Finding beauty and healing among the saints
    Sister Nuala Ryan's shoes are wet with dew when she walks into the rec center. The place isn't much to look at, all cinder-block walls, dusty curtains, a deflated balloon that's been hanging from a ceiling vent for as long as anyone can remember. Church...

    Artist Kara Walker meets the Georgia Review

     
    The new spring issue of the literary journal the Georgia Review has an impressive cover, a piece of artwork by Kara Walker. Walker is known for her powerful cutout images and representations of gender, race and violence. The Atlanta-raised artist...

    Port of Call Spotlight: Castries, St. Lucia

    Port of Call Spotlight: Castries, St. Lucia
    One of the loveliest islands of the Caribbean, St. Lucia, the second largest of the Windward Islands at 240 square miles, is a frequent stop on Southern Caribbean cruise itineraries. Now independent, it changed hands more than a dozen times during its...