RealClearBooks Morning Edition

Sonia Sotomayor's Rising Star - Michael Tomasky, Daily Beast
Sotomayor Plays It Close to the Vest - Damon Root, Reason Online
The Bi-Partisan War on Science - Michael Shermer, Scientific American
Amazon Expands Its Kids Books - Shannon Maughan, Publishers Weekly
Portrait of Muhammad as a Young Man - Paul Constant, The Stranger
America's European-Style Decline - Nile Gardiner, Washington Times
Has American Fiction Lost God? - John Daniel Davidson, First Things
Francine Prose Is Now a Novelist - Greg Olear, Huffington Post
Jared Diamond's Vanity Project - Kori Schake, Defining Ideas
Politics Is Ruining Sports - Marc Tracy, The New Republic