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Thursday, December 8
How to Hide $400 Million - Nicholas Confessore, The New York Times
Still Searching for the Best Books of 2016 - The Boston Globe
Countdown to Pearl Harbor - Sandra McElwaine, The Washington Times
Myth of the Strong Leader - Bill Gates, Gates Notes
More of 2016's Greatest Science Books - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
Young Lives in New China - Gail Pellett, Los Angeles Review of Books
Utilitarianism and Ethics of War - Robert Talisse, New Books Network
Platinum Age of Television - Jason Heller, NPR
Follow the Money - Lilian Calles Barger, New Rambler
Samurai's Hidden Gospel - Jason Morgan, University Bookman
Wednesday, December 7
Visual Guide to the Best Books of 2016 - NPR
When the New Deal Came to Town - John Tamny, RealClearMarkets
Book Recommendations - James Mattis, Small Wars Journal
How to Run a Drug Cartel - Roger Chin, Small Wars Journal
Thinking at 26,000 Feet - Rebecca Burgess, Washington Free Beacon
Racism in Crook County - Rob Warden, Chicago Tribune
Spanish Free-Market Pioneers - Alejandro Chafuen, Library of Law & Liberty
Those Intolerable Christians - Karl Schaffenburg, University Bookman
The Glass Universe - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
True Faith and Allegiance - Jeff Ayers, Associated Press
Tuesday, December 6
Best Books About Science in 2016 - Rachel E. Gross, Smithsonian
This is Science Fiction? - Paul Kincaid, Los Angeles Review of Books
George Lucas Biography You've Been Wanting - Ryan Vlastelica, A.V. Club
Sebastian Mallaby Falls in Love with Greenspan - John Tamny, Forbes
On Reading and Writing - Nicholas Dames, The New York Times
Acclaimed If Not Famous - Nick Paumgarten, The New Yorker
Paradox of Communication - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
Hotels for Book Lovers - Stephanie Rosenbloom, The New York Times
Empathy and Despair for Refugee Crisis - John Powers, NPR
Fighting the Nazis from Hospital Bed - Ben Macintyre, The Daily Beast
Monday, December 5
Humanity's Darkest Chapter - Aaron Kliegman, Washington Free Beacon
Campaign That Doomed Hillary - John R. Coyne Jr., The Washington Times
New and Noteworthy Books - Jocelyn McClurg, USA Today
Thomas Friedman's New Book - Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone
A Year in Reading - Tess Malone, The Millions
Dark Cultural History of IQ - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
Women Astronomers Shine - Heller McAlpin, NPR
How to Speak Midwestern - Jennifer Schuessler, The New York Times
Reading Doesn't Give You Superpowers - Joseph Frankel, The Atlantic
Money, Money, Money - Stephen Hicks, Library of Law & Liberty
Saturday, December 3
Land of the Free, Home of the Brews - Jerry Weinberger, City Journal
My 10 Favorite Books - Janet Mock, The New York Times
Those Intolerable Christians - Karl Schaffenburg, University Bookman
Epic Sci-Fi Horror - Dan Kois, Slate
Unsolved Riddle of Egyptian Sands - Sameer Rahim, The Telegraph
The City Beyond Politics - Nathaniel Martin, Washington Free Beacon
Best-Designed Books of the Year - Meg Miller, Fast Company
Springsteen's Redemption Song - David Hajdu, The Nation
Who Gets to Be a Science Nerd? - Rachel Riederer, The New Republic
What Trump Should Do in Syria - Kenneth Roth, New York Review of Books
Hip Hop and Shakespeare - Etelka Lehoczky, NPR
Friday, December 2
James Mattis Wrote a Letter On Reading - Saagar Enjeti, The Daily Signal
10 Books Recommended This Week - The New York Times
Apologia for Islamism - David Conway, Library of Law and Liberty
Greek Hero Worthy of Women - Annalisa Quinn, NPR
Bernie's Future to Believe In - John Coyne Jr., The Washington Times
By the Book - Anna Kendrick, The New York Times
Dreamlike Meditation On Weather - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
Write For Your Rights - Leor Galil, Chicago Reader
Scheherazade of East Bay - Katy Waldman, Slate
Thursday, December 1
When Eleanor Roosevelt Met Her Lover - Susan Quinn, The Daily Beast
Sex and God in the South - David Gordon, VICE
Plea For Reading in College - Willard Dix, Forbes
Putin's Master Plan - Joseph Goulden, The Washington Times
Charging Your Business Brain for 2017 - Michael Solomon, Forbes
Investing in Foreign Stocks - Value Walk
Kirk and the Hope for Recovery - James E. Person, Jr., University Bookman
Cocktail Made From Old Books - Jessica Sidman, Washingtonian
Moonglow - Jonathan Elderfield, The Washington Post
An Artist's Life Manifesto - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
Wednesday, November 30
Baby Boomers Are the Luckiest Generation - Daniel Asa Rose, Harper's
Some Faces of War - Mackubin Owens, The Weekly Standard
Inside a Moneymaking Machine - Katherine Burton, Bloomberg
Transcendence of Science - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
Searching for John Hughes - Drew Toal, NPR
The Passion of Martin Scorsese - Paul Elie, The New York Times Magazine
Conversation with Zadie Smith - Isaac Chotiner, Slate
Love and Death in Revolution Square - Vadim Nikitin, Dissent
Things They Burned in Iraq and Afghanistan - Jen Percy, The New Republic
Corruption in Tonga's Paradise - Wall & Ensor, Stuff
Tuesday, November 29
Best Books for Baby Boomers - Diane Cole, Wall Street Journal
Lessons Learned at War? - Mackubin Owens, The Weekly Standard
The Lost Art of Letter Writing - Jon McGregor, The Guardian
Life of a Daily Stoic - Ryan Holiday, Business Insider
American Blood Brothers - J. Kemper Campbell, Lincoln Journal Star
Life Under Apartheid - Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times
Sweet Familiar Fantasy With a Twist - Caitlyn Paxson, NPR
Army Lawyer Shares Favorite Books - Dan Maurer, Modern War Institute
The Heart Goes Last - Sarah Berry, The Millions
Wedding Bush Road - Andrea Arnold, Electric Literature
Monday, November 28
Roots of Liberal Condescension - William Voegeli, Claremont Rev. of Books
Scholars Talk Writing - Rachel Toor, Chronicle of Higher Education
Jon Stewart Gets His Due - Janet Maslin, The New York Times
Ambrose Bierce Never Returned From War - Bruce Fleming, Free Beacon
Liberals' Response is 'Outrage Porn' - Eric Sasson, The New Republic
Talking to Chabon, Others - Carolyn Kellogg, Los Angeles Times
A True Fantasy Novel - Annalisa Quinn, NPR
How a Library Saved Her Life - Maria Popova, Brain Pickings
New and Noteworthy Books - Jocelyn McClurg, USA Today
Lawyer Penning Books About Presidents - Jay Miller, Crain's Cleveland Biz

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