RealClearBooks Morning Edition

Why Stan Lee Is a Legend - Glen Weldon, The New Republic
Bram Stoker's 'Leaves of Grass' - Michael Dirda, Washington Post
When James K. Polk Took Texas - Bill Kaufmann, Reason Magazine
The Jason Bourne of Crime - Peter Cimino, New York Journal of Books
Do We Really Need a Justin Bieber Novel? - Marco della Cava, USA Today
How Castro Kept Cuba Communist - Paul Kengor, American Spectator
Hawthorne's Un-Scarlet Letters - Maxwell Sater, Washington Times
Battle of the Literary Magazines - John Dugdale, The Guardian
Al Gore's Secular Divination - Jagdish Bhagwati, Daily Beast
Tracking the Torture Taboo - Samuel Moyn, The Nation