Rich Bowden

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Gone Girl

• <b>Author:</b> Gillian Flynn<p><b>Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read</b><p><b>The #1 New York Times Bestseller</b><br>On a warm summer morning in North Carthage, Missouri, it is Nick and Amy Dunne’s fifth wedding anniversary. Presents are being wrapped and reservations are being made …

The Safe Man

• <b>Author:</b> Michael Connelly<p>Published for the first time under his own name, a dark and haunting story from #1 New York Times bestselling author Michael Connelly<p>Like his father before him, Brian Holloway is a safe man. That is, his specialty is opening safes. Every job is a little mystery, and he has …

11th Hour

• <b>Author:</b> James Patterson & Maxine Paetro<p>Your best friend<p>Lindsay Boxer is pregnant at last! But her work doesn't slow for a second. When millionaire Chaz Smith is mercilessly gunned down, she discovers that the murder weapon is linked to the deaths of four of San Francisco's most untouchable …

I, Alex Cross

• <b>Author:</b> James Patterson<p>You can't run<p>Detective Alex Cross is pulled out of a family celebration and given the awful news that a beloved relative has been found brutally murdered. Alex vows to hunt down the killer, and soon learns that she was mixed up in one of Washington's wildest scenes. And she …

Kacey Musgraves: Same Trailer Different Park

"Merry Go 'Round," the spectacular gut-punch single from 24-year-old Texan country singer Kacey Musgraves, dropped out of the clear blue sky in …

What's Next for 'The Walking Dead'?

Last October, as Glen Mazzara was readying himself for the premiere of the third season of AMC's hit drama <i>The Walking Dead</i> – his first full season at …

The Walking Dead

Kacey Musgraves: A Millennial Musician Reframes Country

Country singers generally romanticize small-town life. But in her hit single, "Merry Go 'Round," from her major-label debut <i>Same Trailer Different Park</i>, Kacey Musgraves does nothing of the sort. It's a remarkable song, but it actually pales alongside others on her great new album.<p>I was especially …

American Idol Star on New Album

Singer Crystal Bowersox had a tough upbringing before she found stardom as a runner up on American Idol. Her latest album, <i>All that For This</i>, reflects a new and brighter chapter in her life. She shares her story with host Michel Martin.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>I'm Michel Martin and this is TELL …

The Good News Is That We Know 'Idol' Is Really Live Now

Last night on American Idol was Motown Night, when we all learned that Motown songs (like "I Heard It Through The Grapevine") should all be sung as seriously as possible, wearing a scowl, with all the fun sucked out. (And that was a performance that was pretty good.) It's in keeping with this …

10 Great Album Art Fake-Outs

This week, the Strokes put out the new album <i>Comedown Machine</i>, the band's fifth collection of wiry, tightly-produced throwback rock. The Strokes have always derived as many influences from visual media as they have from music, and the cover of the new album nods to both: the image resembles a box of …