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Nikki Sixx faces his doppelgangers
Nikki Sixx remains a live wire when onstage with LA dirtbags Mötley Crüe.
| July 15, 2011
Greg Epstein, Atheist Superstar
Once an intellectual taboo, atheism has become one of the great growth industries of the third millennium.
Can Harvard's humanist chaplain save nonbelief from itself?
| November 27, 2009
In this nonfiction account pretty accurately described by the book's subtitle, Daniel Asa Rose accompanies his nebbishy but mobbed-up relative on a mission for a Chinese two-fer: to get the organ he desperately needs and — why not, as long as we're here
Being the true story of how I found myself in China with my black-sheep cousin and his mail-order bride, skirting the law to get him a transplant — and save his life
DANIEL ASA ROSE
| July 24, 2009
Providence author and physician Michael Stein has an uncanny ability to make a medical case history read like a novel in his newest book, The Addict (William Morrow, 288 pages, $26). It's not only that he makes us care about the patients whose lives h
Michael Stein Examines The Addict
| June 19, 2009
Bases very loaded
Even as the sun rises on the new Major League Baseball season, skies are cloudy for the game we love.
Spurred by fans’ ’roid rage, new books focus on our national pastime’s dark side. Meet baseball’s seven deadly sins.
| March 19, 2008
I think it may have been sometime in the 1970s that the term “unauthorized” became sort of cool.
Axl Rose, Albert Goldman, and the renegade art of rock biography
| February 15, 2008
The Internet has been an agglomerate of secrets since the first chat room was invented.
Secret agent man
CAITLIN E. CURRAN
| October 24, 2007
Reimagining the past, as historical novelists must do, is difficult.
Another view of Marie Antoinette
| October 17, 2006
The art of life
In his latest work of fiction, Adam Braver has taken on his trickiest writing challenge yet and pulled it off.
Adam Braver’s compelling Wheatfield
| June 27, 2006
Brass balls and cold steel
John “Red” Shea’s close-cut hair — the hair that gave him that standard-issue Irish nickname — isn’t quite as fiery as it was when he was a young fighter coming up hard from G Street in South Boston.
Whitey Bulger soldiers John “Red” Shea and Patrick Nee tell their side of the story
| April 05, 2006
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