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You Had Me At The First Page: Writers Who Fell For Each Other

Lidia Jean Kott is an intern at NPR Books. Last month on the HBO show Girls, Hannah (Lena Dunham’s character), […]

‘Beautiful Creatures’: Young Love, Supernatural And Southern-Fried

Calling Beautiful Creatures a Southern-fried Twilight wouldn’t be an unfair claim, at least based on its marketing campaign — which […]

‘A Good Day’: Wake Me Tomorrow

In a dark, dusty vault beneath a studio back lot, are there stacks and stacks of unproduced Cold War-era screenplays? […]

A Die-Hard’s Guide To ‘Die Hard’: 25 Years Of Sweat, Dirt And Blowing Stuff Up

Die Hard is one of my very favorite films. One of yours, too, I would certainly hope. Loosely based on […]

A Bouquet Of Romantic Reads For Valentine’s Day

I love Valentine’s Day! There. I said it. I know plenty of people out there think Valentine’s Day is an […]

Sick Of Valentine’s Day? 6 Book Stories To Soothe Your Soul

This Valentine’s Day, if you’re feeling lonely, heartbroken, or just a bit jaundiced, we’ve got some archive treasures for you […]

Secrets, Lies And The Allure Of The Illicit

By the time Wendy Plump learned from a friend that her husband had a longtime mistress and an 8-month-old son […]

Book News: LBJ And Lady Bird Johnson’s Love Letters Go Public

The daily lowdown on books, publishing, and the occasional author behaving badly. The LBJ Presidential Library in Austin is releasing […]

When It Comes To Fashion, Shouldn’t There Be An App For That?

Thursday is the last day of New York Fashion Week, and some cutting-edge design will be presented in the tents […]

An Affair to Remember in Pre-Independence India

For Valentine’s Day, Morning Edition commentator Sandip Roy shares a family love story from 70 years ago. I always knew […]

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On Being engages listeners across the spectrum of belief and non-belief in conversation about life's deepest questions. From autism to the ethics of torture, Krista and her guests reach beyond the headlines to probe faith and meaning, ethics and new ways of being, amidst the political, ecological, economic, cultural and technological shifts that define 21st century life.

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