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The Best Non-Fiction of 2012
24 Jan 2013 // 5:10 PM
Memoirs in graphic novel form blur the line that snakes between non-fiction and fiction; humorists and pulitzer prize winners delight, inform and terrify us; the real world, artfully penned, opens itself into a book, vulnerable, yet daring us to look. Here is the best of what we saw.
History as a Witness to Murder: 'Midnight in Peking'
13 May 2012 // 6:00 PM
Peking, on the edge of World War II, couldn't have been more fraught with tension. The brutal murder of a young Englishwoman was the proverbial match struck to this powder keg of a city.