Chad Harbach's new book offers unusually good insight into the mind of an athlete. For many boys born in the latter half of the 20th century, the greatest writer who ever lived was a man named Matt Christopher.
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In the EW books department, the best time to read is every day of the year — but there’s no denying that the summer season provides a setting particularly attuned to page-turners. The upcoming months rife