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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

You Can’t Eat Beauty

Pola Maneli “Mama, what is ‘NO LYE’?” Mama ignored Tsitsi. She prepared the relaxer for her client, an older girl from their street who was about to start as a trainee...

The Man Who Questioned Everything

Diderot and the Art of Thinking Freely Catherine and Diderot: The Empress, the Philosopher, and the Fate of the Enlightenment Morgan Library and Museum, New YorkJean-Baptiste Greuze: Portrait of Denis Diderot,...

Humble Bundle Books Gets a Bump It Can Brag About

Humble Bundle Books, the promotional site that allows consumers to pay what they wish for bundles of DRM-free e-books, reported sales of $21.3 million in 2018, up from $15.6...

Sunday Reading: The Art of the Profile

This coming week, The New Yorker will be celebrating its ninety-fourth anniversary. To mark the occasion, we’re bringing you twelve profiles—some classic, others lesser-known, all delightful. Joan Didion writes...

Amazon Scraps HQ2 Plans for LIC

Amazon will no longer build a headquarters in Long Island City, Queens, following grassroots resistance from New Yorkers and adverse reactions from some lawmakers and unions. The deal, a...

Never-Published Ruth Krauss Picture Book Scheduled for October

This fall, HarperCollins will do something the company hasn’t done in 32 years: publish a new book by the late Ruth Krauss, who collaborated with Maurice Sendak on classics...

Sesame Street Turns 50

In 1971, Random House published The Sesame Street Storybook, the first-ever licensed product tied to the now-classic TV show that premiered on Nov. 10, 1969, on PBS. As Sesame...

Rights Report: Week of February 11, 2019

Liza Kaplan at Philomel has acquired The Fountains of Silence, a new novel by Ruta Sepetys, bestselling author of Between Shades of Gray and Salt to the Sea. The...

The Week in Libraries: February 15, 2019

Copyright in the digital age has long been a contentious topic, but it’s probably fair to say the issue has never really decided a general election. But that could...

A Peek Inside African Publishing

African publishing is gaining a higher global profile early in 2019. Numerous African writers are getting the star treatment from top publishers abroad for their latest works. In the...

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Contempt: A Memoir of the Clinton Investigation Peter van Agtmael/Magnum PhotosHillary Clinton at New England College in Henniker, New Hampshire, before the state primary, February...

You Can’t Eat Beauty

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