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April 21, 2014 | NPR · More than 200 people remain missing after the ferry capsized last week. One family was told their daughter was dead instead of missing. It turns out authorities had confused her for another girl.
 
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April 21, 2014 | NPR · The U.S. mainland's only Asian-majority congressional district sits in California's Silicon Valley, where two Indian-American candidates are trying to oust Japanese-American Congressman Mike Honda.
 
April 21, 2014 | NPR · Hamid Mir, one of Pakistan's most famous journalists, was shot and wounded by gunmen as he was driving down a busy street in Karachi. It's the second such attack this month on a journalist.
 

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April 20, 2014 | NPR · California farmers produce an enormous proportion of American produce, but the state is now experiencing a record-breaking drought that is being felt throughout the U.S.
 
April 20, 2014 | NPR · It's been a grim Easter Sunday in South Korea as the death toll continues to rise from the ferry disaster that left nearly 300 passengers, many of them high school students, dead or missing.
 
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April 20, 2014 | WBUR · Newlyweds Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes each lost a leg in the Boston Marathon bombing. Rescue the assistance dog helps fetch keys and push buttons, bringing warmth and joy as the couple recovers.
 

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April 19, 2014 | NPR · The search continues for hundreds of people, mostly students, who were on board a South Korean ferry when it sank this week. Correspondent Anthony Kuhn shares the latest with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.
 

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April 20, 2014 | NPR · Monday is the 2014 Boston Marathon. Security will be tight, and this year's race will be an emotional event that will be about more than who wins.
 

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Hardcover Fiction Bestsellers

Apr 18, 2014 — The late Peter Matthiessen's last novel, , debuts at No. 4.
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Apr 11, 2014 — In Emma Donoghue's Frog Music, a burlesque dancer investigates the 1876 murder of her friend. It debuts at No. 4.
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Apr 4, 2014 — In Gabrielle Zevin's The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry, a bookstore owner receives a mysterious package. It debuts at No. 6.
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Mar 28, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Harlan Coben's Missing You is a thriller that starts with a mysterious online dating profile.
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Mar 24, 2014 — A literary agent receives a dangerous manuscript in Chris Pavone's The Accident. It debuts at No. 9.
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Mar 14, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Words of Radiance is book two of Brandon Sanderson's "Stormlight Archive" series.
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Mar 7, 2014 — Debuting at No. 3, Lorrie Moore's Bark is a collection of eight short stories.
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Feb 28, 2014The Museum Of Extraordinary Things follows a love affair on the boardwalk of early 20th-century Coney Island. It debuts at No. 8.
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Feb 21, 2014 — Andy Weir's The Martian is the harrowing tale of an astronaut stranded on the red planet. It debuts at No. 6.
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Feb 14, 2014 — A collection of short stories by The Office writer B. J. Novak, One More Thing, debuts at No. 6.
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