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Our organizing principle in the service of literary culture, a single, trusted, daily source for all the news, ideas and richness of contemporary literary life. There is greater literary content online than ever before, but it is scattered, easily lost—with the help of its editorial partners, Our site readers rely on for smart, engaged, entertaining writing about all things books. Each day—alongside original content and exclusive excerpts— our site is proud to showcase an editorial feature from one of its many partners from across the literary spectrum: publishers big and small, journals, bookstores, and non-profits.