November 15, 2021

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Featuring 230 industry-first reviews of fiction, nonfiction, children's and YA books; also in the issue: the 100 best fiction and nonfiction books of 2021; Tia Williams, Jonathan Lee, Ryka Aoki, Patrick Radden Keefe, Thirii Myo Kyaw Myint, and Tarana Burke; and more

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This Issue's Starred Reviews

FICTION

NONFICTION

TEEN

CHILDREN'S

INDIE

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The Magazine: Kirkus Reviews

We talk to actor Brian Cox about his new memoir, Putting the Rabbit in the Hat, which describes how he found solace in acting after a difficult childhood. 

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