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Featured April 21, 2014
on Today

The New Naked Karen Moline

The New Naked
by Karen Moline, Harry Fisch

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The Ultimate Sex Education for Grown-Ups

Fire Up Your Sex Life and Your Relationship with This Smart, Refreshingly Candid Guide from Dr. Harry Fisch. Let's be honest: If it's been years since you had the "talk," it's going to show—in the bedroom and out. As Dr. Fisch, a sexual health and fertility expert at Cornell Medical College and a hit radio talk show host, discovered, lots of couples are having lots of sex...but that doesn't Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Good Morning America

Love Sex Again Lauren Streicher

Love Sex Again
by Lauren Streicher

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A Gynecologist Finally Fixes the Medical Problems That Are Sabotaging Your Sex Life

Love Sex Again is an all-encompassing guide to women's sexual health from Dr. Lauren Streicher, a cutting-ede Gynecologist, and a regular on The Dr. Oz Show. Ladies, what if one of America's leading sexual specialists and Gynecologist told you that she knew your body better than you did? What if she told you that she could fix the problems that are making your sex life less than perfect? More than 100 Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Morning Edition

The Big Disconnect Catherine Steiner-Adair

The Big Disconnect
by Catherine Steiner-Adair

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Protecting Childhood and Family Relationships in the Digital Age

Have iPads replaced conversation at the dinner table?

What do infants observe when their parents are on their smartphones?

Should you be your child's Facebook friend?

As the focus of family has turned to the glow of the screen—children constantly texting their friends, parents working online around the clock—everyday life is undergoing a massive transformation. Easy availability to the Internet Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Morning Edition

Hair Story Ayana Byrd

Hair Story
by Ayana Byrd, Lori Tharps

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Untangling the Roots of Black Hair in America

Two world wars, the Civil Rights movement, and a Jheri curl later, Blacks in America continue to have a complex and convoluted relationship with their hair. From the antebellum practice of shaving the head in an attempt to pass as a "free" person to the 1998 uproar over a White third-grade teacher's reading of the book Nappy Hair, the issues surrounding Black hair continue to linger as we enter the twenty Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Diane Rehm Show - NPR

Marijuana Legalization Jonathan Caulkins

Marijuana Legalization
by Jonathan Caulkins

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What Everyone Needs to Know

Should marijuana be legalized? The latest Gallup poll reports that exactly half of Americans say "yes"; opinion couldn't be more evenly divided.

Marijuana is forbidden by international treaties and by national and local laws across the globe. But those laws are under challenge in several countries. In the U.S., there is no short-term prospect for changes in federal law, but sixteen states allow medical use and recent initiatives to legalize Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Diane Rehm Show - NPR

Talking To Ourselves Andres Neuman

Talking To Ourselves
by Andres Neuman

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Sooner or later, we all face loss. Ten-year old Lito is sure that he can change the weather, if only he concentrates very hard. His seriously ill father Mario is anxious to create a life-long memory for the unsuspecting Lito, and takes him on a road-trip in a truck called Pedro. Together, they embark on a journey through strange landscapes which blur the borders of the Spanish-speaking world. In the meantime Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Extra

Hold Me In Contempt Wendy Williams

Hold Me In Contempt
by Wendy Williams

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Move over 50 Shades, there’s a new romance in town. Superstar Wendy Williams brings on the heat in her first ever, no-holds-barred, down and dirty, romance novel.

Kimberly Kind is trying to get beyond her roots. A successful, beautiful, smart lawyer, she’s finally finding direction in her life and getting out of the streets. But a terrible accident threatens to throw her carefully laid plans off course Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on PBS News Hour

Six Amendments John Paul Stevens

Six Amendments
by John Paul Stevens

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How and Why We Should Change the Constitution

For the first time ever, a retired Supreme Court Justice offers a manifesto on how the Constitution needs to change. By the time of his retirement in June 2010, John Paul Stevens had become the second longest serving Justice in the history of the Supreme Court. Now he draws upon his more than three decades on the Court, during which he was involved with many of the defining decisions of the modern era, to offer Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on On Point

Ripper Isabel Allende

Ripper
by Isabel Allende

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Isabel Allende—the New York Times bestselling author whose books, including Maya’s Notebook, Island Beneath the Sea, and Zorro, have sold more than 57 million copies around the world—demonstrates her remarkable literary versatility with Ripper, an atmospheric, fast-paced mystery involving a brilliant teenage sleuth who must unmask a serial killer in San Francisco.

The Jackson women, Indiana and Amanda, have always had Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on On Point

Gabriel Garcia Marquez Ilan Stavans

Gabriel Garcia Marquez
by Ilan Stavans

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The Early Years

This long-awaited biography provides a fascinating and comprehensive picture of García Márquez's life up to the publication of his classic 100 Years of Solitude. Based on nearly a decade of research, this biographical study sheds new light on the life and works of the Nobel Laureate, father of magical realism, and bestselling author in the history of the Spanish language. As García Márquez's impact endures on well into Read More »



Featured April 21, 2014
on Chelsea Lately

Dirty Daddy Bob Saget

Dirty Daddy
by Bob Saget

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The Chronicles of a Family Man Turned Filthy Comedian

Millions of viewers know and love Bob Saget from his role as the sweetly neurotic father on the smash hit Full House, and as the charming wisecracking host of America's Funniest Home Videos. And then there are the legions of fans who can't get enough of his scatological, out-of-his-mind stand-up routines, comedy specials, and outrageously profane performances in such shows as HBO's Entourage and the hit documentary The Read More »



Featured April 20, 2014
on Today

American's Test Kitchen Cooking School America's Test Kitchen

American's Test Kitchen Cooking School
by America's Test Kitchen

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At America’s Test Kitchen, our kitchen experts are not just test cooks, editors, and writers—we are first and foremost educators. Behind every “best” version of a recipe that our team has developed over the past 20 years is a simple fact: Good cooking is based on a foundation of objective techniques. There is a best way to beat egg whites or pan-sear a steak, and your cooking will be more successful—and Read More »




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