Eleanor Catton

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Holiday Gifts that are Cheap, Cheerful, and Healthy

In the years I've been writing about health, readers have assumed that I'm the go-to-girl for healthy gift ideas that are easy to find and that don't break the bank. Truth be told, I'm no shopping expert, but over time I've developed a go-to-list of useful, healthy and fun gift ideas I'm proud to pass on. Follow these suggestions, toss them wrapped in colorful tissue into a snazzy gift bag, and you'll have more time for chestnuts roasting by an open fire.

Canadian-Born Author Wins Booker Prize

LONDON - Youth and heft triumphed at Britain's Booker Prize on Tuesday, as 28-year-old Ontario-born, New Zealand-based Eleanor Catton won the fiction award for "The Luminaries," an ambitious 832-page...