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Libraries Report Staggering Waitlists for ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’

We're speculating about the cause of the rush on The Handmaid's Tale, diving into a profile of Margaret Atwood, and more in today's roundup.


Nazi Resistance and the Rebellion of the Urban Elite

Writer Richard Grant brings us back to WWII, setting forth the story of a group of Nazi resisters and how they compare to resisters today.


Hail to the Thief: The Case Against Edward Snowden

Edward J. Epstein, author of How America Lost Its Secrets, covers the many clues pointing to Edward Snowden's suspicious ties with Russia.


Africa’s Giant: The Best Books to Understand Nigeria

From Teju Cole to Boko Haram, these are the best books to understand the western African country of Nigeria, often referred to as the Giant of Africa.


What Cassandra of Troy Can Tell Us About the Politics of Private Issues

Cassandra of Troy from Greek mythology was cursed with the inability to be believed. Hers is a story we all should know today.


The Best On-Screen Fictional Chiefs of Staff

Chiefs of Staff are largely and undeservedly under sung, according to the new book The Gatekeepers. But here are a handful you’ll likely recognize.