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The Lovely Bones author Alice Sebold said in her statement, "I will continue to struggle with the role that I unwittingly played within a system that sent an innocent man to jail." TINA FINEBERG/ASSOCIATED PRESS hide caption

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Books We Love: Mary Louise Kelly picks Miranda Cowley Heller's 'The Paper Palace'

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Wish You Were Here, by Jodi Picoult Ballantine Books hide caption

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Famed author Jodi Picoult novelizes the pandemic in new book 'Wish You Were Here'

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After 100 years, Boise Public Library gets a missing book back

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Steve Inskeep spoke to Raekwon about the new book, the difficulties of his upbringing and the trappings of success. Sebastian Duncan/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'From Staircase to Stage': Raekwon on growing up in N.Y. and the Wu-Tang Clan

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'Flying Blind' author says Boeing put profit ahead of safety with the 737 MAX

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Harsh Times: A Novel, by Mario Vargas Llosa Farrar, Straus and Giroux hide caption

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Mario Vargas Llosa explores 1954 Guatemalan coup in new novel

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'House of Gucci' author gives her take on the new film adapted from her book

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'JRR Token' is a punny name for a cryptocurrency, but Tolkien's estate is not humored

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'White Hot Hate' details foiled attack by white supremacists on immigrants in Kansas

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How to find your next favorite read with NPR's Books We Love

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