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  1. American Girl talks to boys about puberty in 'Guy Stuff'

    08.23 / 08:52 miamiherald.com MiamiHerald-Books
    "Guy Stuff: The Body Book for Boys" by Cara Natterson; American Girl (112 pages, $12.99) For the first time in its history, American Girl is talking directly to boys. And … Click to Continue…
  2. 'The Seventh Function of Language' a brainy thriller akin to 'The Name of the Rose'

    08.23 / 08:52 miamiherald.com MiamiHerald-Books
    "The Seventh Function of Language" by Laurent Binet; Farrar, Straus and Giroux (368 pages, $27) Walking home on Feb. 25, 1980 after lunching with future French president Francois Mitterand, Roland … Click to Continue…
  3. Four new novels take us to another time and place

    08.23 / 08:52 miamiherald.com MiamiHerald-Books
    I love novels that transport me to another time and place, but I suspect that writing them is tricky. Half the fun of re-creating another era is doing the research, … Click to Continue…
  4. Activist dies abroad at just 26, while trying to see the world before losing her sight

    08.22 / 23:04 miamiherald.com MiamiHerald-Books
    Alexandra Noghaven lived her 26 years against the clock. At 9, she was diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes. At 22, after earning her degree in political science from George Washington … Click to Continue…