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Book is a set of written, printed, illustrated, or blank sheets, made of ink, paper, parchment, or other materials, fastened together to hinge at one side. A single sheet within a book is a leaf, and each side of a leaf is a page. A set of text-filled or illustrated pages produced in electronic format is known as an electronic book, or e-book.
Books may also refer to works of literature, or a main division of such a work. In library and information science, a book is called a monograph, to distinguish it from serial periodicals such as magazines, journals or newspapers. The body of all written works including books is literature. In novels and sometimes other types of books (for example, biographies). — Wikipedia
6 Noteworthy Works by Ian McEwan
by TINA JORDAN and SUSAN ELLINGWOOD on May 21, 2018 at 3:01 pm
Want to read more books by the person who wrote the screenplay (and novel) for the movie “On Chesil Beach”? […]
Nonfiction: How One Company Scammed Silicon...
by ROGER LOWENSTEIN on May 21, 2018 at 9:00 am
In “Bad Blood,” John Carreyrou tells of the rise and incredible fall of Theranos, the biotech company that was going to revolutionize blood testing. […]
Q. & A.: Tell Us 5 Things About Your Book:...
by JOHN WILLIAMS on May 20, 2018 at 3:52 pm
Jim DeFelice talks about “West Like Lightning,” his new history of the short-lived but long-remembered company and how it changed the United States. […]
Grace Notes: Finding the Backdrop of ‘Gatsby’...
by JAMES BARRON on May 20, 2018 at 2:16 pm
Where did F. Scott Fitzgerald find the landscape for “The Great Gatsby”? A book and a documentary challenge the long-held belief that Great Neck was the basis for West Egg. […]
17 Refreshing Books to Read This Summer
by JANET MASLIN on May 20, 2018 at 7:21 am
In addition to the season’s usual fun, there are serious looks at pressing subjects among this summer’s must-reads, including the latest by Beth Macy, Michael Pollan and Jaron Lanier. […]