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Food and fairy tales

Sunday, July 06, 2008

Three celebrations of food, and a fairy tale.
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Things in the Wrong Hands

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Two comic masterpieces, a life-affirming poem, and a sharp tale of politics in contemporary Africa.
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Food, Glorious Food

Sunday, June 22, 2008

Food as home, food as power, food as an extreme sport, in three works by two classic humorists and a contemporary novelist.
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Loving Libraries

Sunday, June 15, 2008

Three tributes to the power of libraries and the books they hold.
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Stop making sense

Sunday, June 08, 2008

One man’s journey past sense, and a delicious slice of Kenneth Grahame’s Wind in the Willows.
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Lessons in parenting

Sunday, June 01, 2008

Poignant lessons in parenting from an American master and a contemporary Chinese author.
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A Talking Horse and a Boat Race

Sunday, May 25, 2008

A horse, of course, and a classic battle between age and youth on a Cambridge river.
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War Wounds

Sunday, May 18, 2008

A son comes to terms with his father’s war, in a moving post-Vietnam memoir.
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Odd couples

Sunday, May 11, 2008

Two odd couples struggle with love, and a contemporary comic fable provides a wry twist on family devotion.
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Discarded People

Sunday, May 04, 2008

Outcasts, social and emotional, speak out in a regional American tale and an Iranian one.
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Overwhelmed

Sunday, March 02, 2008

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