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Our January/February 2013 issue is now available!

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Our November/December 2012 issue is now available!

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  • Stephen King: Book by Book
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Our September/October 2012 issue is now available!

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  • Novels on Family Life
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Our July/August 2012 issue is now available!

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  • Novels on Politics
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Our May/June 2012 issue is now available!

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  • Ancient Greece: Stories & Legacies
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Our Mar/Apr 2012 issue is now available!

Contents:

  • Life Stages Novels, vol. 4: Marriage
  • Norman Mailer, Book by Book
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  • Best of the Best Books of 2011
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Our Jan/Feb 2012 issue is now available!

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  • The Regency in Modern Literature
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Our Nov/Dec 2011 issue is now available!

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  • Best Books of 2011
  • Life Stages, Vol. 3: Careers
  • Jeffrey Eugenides, Book by Book
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Our Sept/Oct 2011 issue is now available!

Contents:

  • American Autobiographies
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