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Alice Hoffman

Alice Hoffman’s Survival Lessons

Sunday, June 23rd, 2013
by on Reading Around

As a lover of books and authors, I stand here ready to accept all punishment for never having read something by Alice Hoffman. I’d heard

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Woman Around Town: Jojo Moyes Discusses
Her Best-Selling Novel, Me Before You

Monday, April 8th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

The first time I heard of Jojo Moyes, the British journalist and novelist, was when I read an essay she wrote in the weekend edition

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House at the End of Hope Street

A Magical House with Magical Tenants
Sends Four Women on Magical Journeys

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
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It’s unfortunate that the title and cover of Menna van Praag’s enchanting novel are so pedestrian. The cover art looks Photoshopped and the title, The

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Woman Around Town: Sara’s Kitchen

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012
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For someone who rarely turns on the oven, it could be an intimidating experience to discuss cooking with Sara Moulton, the former executive chef of

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From Trashcan to Museum

Saturday, March 26th, 2011
by on Living Around

A day spent without the sight or sound of beauty, the contemplation of mystery, or the search of truth or perfection is a poverty-stricken day.

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Joy of Taping at Sardi’s and
My Long Journey to Get There

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009
by on Playing Around

I’m taping a TV interview with Tab Hunter at Sardi’s, and I’m in love. With Tab, with all the great show biz stories, with Sardi’s.

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