What are you reading?
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Just over 90 years ago, on October 12, 1931, the New York Times ran its first bestseller list. Top of the charts that day in fiction:
The Ten Commandments, by Warwick Deeping
Finch’s Fortune, by Mazo de la Roche
The Good Earth, by Pearl S. Buck
Shadows on the Rock, by Willa Cather
Scaramouche the King Maker, by Rafael Sabatini
As for nonfiction:
Ellen Terry a…