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Featured Non-Fiction, 11/18

The Whale: In Search of the Giants of the Sea (originally published in the UK as Leviathan or, The Whale) is an eclectic book about a variety of things of which the unifying factor is whales. It’s a memoir of the author’s love of whales, his love of Moby Read more

Featured Non-Fiction 10/21

An Armenian Sketchbook is Vassily Grossman’s loose account of his time spent in Soviet Armenia in 1961, while working on translating (fixing up a literal translation) of a long Armenian novel about a copper works (it can’t get any more Soviet than that!). The author had run into major Read more