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Gabrielle Union on using 'radical honesty' to tell her story

Sep. 17, 2021 13:01 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Gabrielle Union’s using “radical honesty” in her new book, which combines lively lighthearted stories with chapters dealing with her recovery from sexual assault, racist encounters and mental health struggles. The actor says she “left nothing out...

Review: 'Fates and Furies' author sets new novel in nunnery

Sep. 07, 2021 12:29 PM EDT

“Matrix,” by Lauren Groff (Riverhead Books) Little is known about Marie de France, a 12th century poet who lived in England but is known for the romances and fables she wrote in French. From a handful of facts, Lauren Groff has written a richly imaginative account of...

Review: 'The People We Keep' is a search for family, meaning

Aug. 11, 2021 10:02 AM EDT

“The People We Keep” by Allison Larkin (Gallery) “The People We Keep” is not a book to pick up lightly — it will make you fall in love with the characters, it will break your heart, it will make you laugh and cry and feel all the emotions the characters feel...

Booksellers association apologizes for anti-trans mailing

Jul. 15, 2021 12:47 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The American Booksellers Association is apologizing for sending a publication widely criticized as anti-transgender, Abigail Shrier's "Irreversible Damage: The Transgender Craze Seducing Our Daughters," in a recent mailing to independent stores. “This...

Gymnast Aly Raisman reunites with dog who went missing

Jul. 10, 2021 15:41 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman was reunited with her beloved dog Mylo, a week after he ran off after being spooked by fireworks in Boston. Raisman announced Mylo’s return in a tweet Friday night, six days after she reported the 35-pound brown dog was...