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Kate Shindle Talks Fun Home
The former Miss America on why she loves starring in the national tour of the Tony Award-winning musical

Aug. 11, 2017 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Never-Ending Story
Independent? Chain? The Bookstore Dilemma

Jan. 30, 1998 Books Feature by Clay Smith

Some for Keeping
I'm gifting these baking books to myself

Dec. 22, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Despite "Flawed" Process, SBOE Votes for Social Studies Textbooks
Vote on books falls along party lines

Nov. 21, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Bedside Manner: Let Freedom Ring
The latest invasion of privacy, another Chronicle bedside table.

Nov. 15, 2010 Books Post by Anne Harris

It Is What It Is
The year in books

Jan. 4, 2008 Books Feature by Kimberley Jones

'Kid B'
Linden Dalecki's new novel: an excerpt

Oct. 6, 2006 Books Feature by Shawn Badgley

The Good Egg: More Than 200 Fresh Approaches from Breakfast to Dessert
The egg, once scorned, is now celebrated

July 14, 2006 Food Feature by Kate Thornberry

Torch
Cheryl Strayed's debut novel, while addressing autobiographical themes, performs the old-fashioned magic of fiction – it builds a town, fills it with people, reveals their hearts and minds, lets loose upon them the forces of death and lust – and sees what happens
"...Houghton-Mifflin, 336 pp., $24 In a year in which the..."

May 19, 2006 Books Review by Marion Winik

The Plot Against America
'The writing and the ideas here are unimpeachable, and one could hardly question the audacity of the premise,' writes Josh Rosenblatt of Philip Roth's terrifying look at a reimagined America, 'but there is something vital missing'

Dec. 24, 2004 Books Review by Josh Rosenblatt

Eric Schlosser at BookPeople
"When government makes a free-market activity illegal -- smoking pot, buying porn, being an illegal alien -- it creates a black market that's untaxed, unregulated, and often dangerous," observes Nick Barbaro of Eric Schlosser's follow-up to Fast Food Nation. "And if you want to see where the government is interfering with the workings of the market, look at the underground economy."

May 16, 2003 Books Feature by Nick Barbaro

Beyond Himself
Roger Gathman talks to Jonathan Safran Foer about the author's unconscious grasp of the Jewish literary tradition.

Nov. 15, 2002 Books Feature by Roger Gathman

Whisks Up
The Way To Cook

Nov. 27, 1998 Food Feature

Last Woman Standing by Amy Gentry
Amy Gentry’s Austin-set second novel is an electric revenge thriller

Jan. 18, 2019 Arts Review by Rosalind Faires

Top Books to Inspire Hope Amidst Change
Jessi Cape's top reads of 2016 helped ground her during a roller-coaster year

Dec. 30, 2016 Arts Feature by Jessi Cape

The Wangs vs. the World
by Jade Chang

Nov. 4, 2016 Arts Feature by Melanie Haupt

Good as Gone: A Novel of Suspense
Amy Gentry's page-turning thriller is set apart by its realistic and empathetic portrayal of abuse victims and their families

July 22, 2016 Arts Feature by Jessi Cape

Your Fantasy House
Where reader types would own a vacation home if it could be anywhere in literature

June 17, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Jessi Cape's Top Reads of 2015
Circling the Sun tops a list of novels featuring uncommon women

Jan. 1, 2016 Arts Feature by Jessi Cape

Head Cook and Bottle Washer
Father's Day cookbooks for the man who gets things done

June 19, 2015 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

Lit-urday: Children's Edition
Five new releases, fun for kids and their handlers

Nov. 1, 2014 Books Post by Jessi Cape

Texas Book Festival: Kids' Corner
A quartet of children books by guest authors reviewed

Oct. 24, 2014 Books Post by Jessi Cape

Fermentation Party in Your Mouth
New fermentation books rounded up

July 22, 2013 Food Post by Jessi Cape

Grammar Mavens Wrong

April 8, 2013 Postmarks

Culinary Dream Team
Texas authors headline the book fest Cooking Tent

Oct. 26, 2012 Food Feature by Mick Vann

Recommended at Texas Book Festival
Capsule reviews and panel info

Oct. 26, 2012 Books Feature

Antoine Wilson Reads at BookPeople Tonight
UT's rechristened New Writers Project launches author series

Oct. 11, 2012 Books Post by Kimberley Jones

Comics? Sequential Art? Literature for Your Visual Cortex?
A year's worth of goodness for the smarter parts of your brain

Oct. 2, 2012 Chronolog Post by Wayne Alan Brenner

The Overthinking Man's Fighter
Floyd Patterson biographer W.K. Stratton explains the appeal of boxing's gentleman eccentric

July 6, 2012 Books Feature by Josh Rosenblatt

The Year in Books
Thirty-one titles that got us talking this year

Jan. 6, 2012 Books Feature by Kimberley Jones

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