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A peek at what's coming up in the Independent this week.

    Book Review

    No Knives in the Kitchens of This City: A Novel

    By Khaled Khalifa; translated by Leri Price

    A nuanced portrayal of a family struggling inside a dying Aleppo.

    Feature

    A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

      Feature

      A monthly feature that looks at books of and about poetry.

      Book Review

      Better living through classical ethics.

      Book Review

      Before We Sleep: A Novel

      By Jeffrey Lent

      This classic "journey tale" hits all the right notes.

      Book Review

      Chronicling the once-obscure singer’s unlikely rise to mayor of Margaritaville.

      Beyond The Book

      What do book lovers have queued up on their nightstands and ready to read before lights-out? We asked one of them, and here’s what she said.

      Author Q&A

      The novelist talks Alzheimer's, resilience, and the enduring power of love.

      Book Review

      Village: A Novel

      By Stanley Crawford

      This story of a community’s resistance to the government is both charming and timely, if somewhat bloated with characters.