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New & Noteworthy
A selection of books published this week; plus, a peek at what our colleagues around the newsroom are reading.
Inside the List: The Writing Dead
After Robert B. Parker died, Reed Coleman took over writing his Jesse Stone mystery series, bringing his vivid, distinctive style but staying true to Parker’s characters.
By the Book: By the Book: Reese Witherspoon
The actor and author of the new book “Whiskey in a Teacup” wishes she had five days in a cabin just to read, with “no emails, no text messages and no obligations or deadlines.”