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A New Novel Conjures Liv Ullmann and Ingmar Bergman

Subscribe: iTunes | Google Play Music | How to Listen Linn Ullmann’s sixth novel, “Unquiet,” features characters that are not-so-veiled — O.K., unveiled — versions of the author and her famous parents, the actress Liv Ullmann and the filmmaker Ingmar Bergman. A. O. Scott, who wrote about “Unquiet” for the …

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Hot Books for Cold Days

As the mercury plunges, you could pile on extra sweaters, huddle beneath an afghan, drink hot tea — or you could get lost in a book that will transport you to sunny, sweaty places. Image Maggie O’Farrell “It is the third month of the drought. For ten days now the …

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Leila Slimani: By the Book

The author of “The Perfect Nanny” and “Adèle” likes the fact that her shelves are a mess: “It takes me a long time to find the book I need, and very often I find another one I had totally forgotten about.” What books are on your nightstand? A collection of …

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