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  1. Review: 'Girl on the Leeside' by Kathleen Anne Kenny

    07.26 / 16:31 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    "Girl on the Leeside" by Kathleen Anne Kenney; Doubleday/Nan A. Talese (287 pages, $26.95) Petite and dark-haired Siobhan Doyle is approaching 30 but is still something of a girl-child. Her … Click to Continue…
  2. Review: 'Ants Among Elephants' by Sujatha Gidla

    07.26 / 16:31 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    "Ants Among Elephants" by Sujatha Gidla; Farrar, Straus & Giroux (306 pages, $28) I mean no disrespect, and I count myself in their number, but I'm wagering that most Americans … Click to Continue…
  3. Review: 'A Paris all Your Own,' edited by Eleanor Brown

    07.26 / 09:21 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    "A Paris All Your Own: Bestselling Women Writers on the City of Light," edited by Eleanor Brown; G.P. Putnam's Sons (264 pages, $16) I fell and broke my wrist in … Click to Continue…
  4. 3 new history books, perfect for hard times

    07.26 / 09:21 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    When the news gets too hard to digest, I console myself by reading books of history, and these days I have been reading a lot of it. Part of it … Click to Continue…
  5. New Putin biography sheds light on his rise and hold in Russia

    07.26 / 02:53 kansascity.com KansasCityStar-Books
    Vladimir Putin used to hate the Internet. The idea of a vast, unwieldy communications network fueled one of his greatest fears: a grass-roots movement that might lead to his ouster. … Click to Continue…